ERIC Number: EJ367888
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Infant Imitation and Memory: Nine-Month-Olds in Immediate and Deferred Tests.
Meltzoff, Andrew N.
Child Development, v59 n1 p217-25 Feb 1988
Investigates ability of nine-month-old infants to imitate simple actions with novel objects. Looks at both immediate and deferred imitation. Findings show that imitation in early infancy can span wide enough delays to be of potential service in social development. (Author/RWB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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