Response to Nunez

Science 312 (5803):1310 (2008)

Pierre Pica
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique
We agree with Nuñez that the Mundurucu do not master the formal propreties of number lines and logarithms, but as the term "intuition" implies, they spontaneously experience a logarithmic mapping of number to space as natural and "feeling right."
Keywords mundurucu  space-number mapping  logarithm
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