Infants' representations of causation

Behavioral and Brain Sciences 34 (3):126-127 (2011)

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Stephen Andrew Butterfill
University of Warwick
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It is consistent with the evidence in The Origin of Concepts to conjecture that infants' causal representations, like their numerical representations, are not continuous with adults', so that bootstrapping is needed in both cases
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The Origin of Concepts.Susan Carey - 2009 - Oxford University Press.
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Causation as a Secondary Quality.Peter Menzies & Huw Price - 1993 - British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 44 (2):187-203.

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