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ERIC Number: EJ423474
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-3920
Three-Year-Olds' Problems with False Belief: Conceptual Deficit or Linguistic Artifact?
Lewis, Charlie; Osborne, Amanda
Child Development, v61 n5 p1514-19 Oct 1990
Examined the main technique used to show a basic inability in three-year olds to make judgments about a person's thoughts when that person's knowledge happens to be false. Results reveal that test questions that are temporally specific and syntactically straightforward enable most three-year olds to attribute false beliefs to others. (RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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