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ERIC Number: EJ464510
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0012-1649
How Infants Perceive a Simple Causal Event.
Cohen, Leslie B.; Oakes, Lisa M.
Developmental Psychology, v29 n3 p421-33 May 1993
Describes 4 experiments examining 10-month-old infants' causal event perception. Results from all experiments indicated that infants perceived causality of simple events by associating a specific agent with a causal action. These results provide more support for an information-processing view of causal perception than for a view that explains infant causal perception in terms of a causal perceptual module. (MM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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