Enactive and Behavioral Abstraction Accounts of Social Understanding in Chimpanzees, Infants, and Adults


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Shaun Gallagher
University of Memphis
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We argue against theory-of-mind interpretation of recent false-belief experiments with young infants and explore two other interpretations: enactive and behavioral abstraction approaches. We then discuss the differences between these alternatives.
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The Language Instinct.Steven Pinker - 1994/2007 - Harper Perennial.
Action in Perception.Alva Noë - 2005 - MIT Press.
How the Body Shapes the Mind.Shaun Gallagher - 2005 - Oxford University Press UK.

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