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ERIC Number: EJ340382
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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James Mark Baldwin on the Origins of Right- and Left-Handedness: The Story of an Experiment That Mattered.
Harris, Lauren Julius
Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development, v50 n4-5 p44-64 1986
Reviews early theoretical and research literature on handedness and places it within the larger context of the nature-nurture controversy. Discussion focuses on Baldwin's study of the development of hand preference in infants in relation to the recapitulation theory, mental development ("dynamogenesis"), and speech development. (Author/BB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Collected Works - General; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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