ERIC Number: EJ426520
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Separating the Sheep from the Goats: Differentiating Global Categories.
Mandler, Jean M.; And Others
Cognitive Psychology, v23 n2 p263-98 Apr 1991
The conceptual categories that children have developed in their second year were studied in five experiments using object manipulation tasks. Subjects included 152 children from 18 to 31 months of age. These very young children had formed global conceptions of many domains of objects. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Note: Based on a paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society (29th, Chicago, IL, November 10-12, 1988).