ERIC Number: EJ271652
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Oct
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Causes of Young Children's Confusion of "Same" and "Different."
Speer, James Ramsey; McCoy, Jane S.
Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, v34 n2 p291-300 Oct 1982
Three experiments explore 3-year-olds' and adults' understanding of the words "same" and "different." Results suggest that semantic, pragmatic, and nonlinguistic factors may influence young children's treatment of these words. (Author/MP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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