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ERIC Number: EJ549569
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0018-716X
Furthering Our Understanding of What Humans Understand.
Acredolo, Linda; Goodwyn, Susan
Human Development, v40 n1 p25-31 Jan-Feb 1997
Suggests several factors to account for the onset of infant-adult joint attention initiated by the infant, and identifies several consequences of infants' understanding of others as intentional subjects, such as verbal development and infants' role in their own enculturation. Contends that infants learn referential gestures not only by imitation but also in other ways. (BC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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