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ERIC Number: EJ557435
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0028-0712
Baron-Cohen, Simon
Natural History, v106 n8 p62-65 Sep 1997
Discusses the human trait of attempting to read minds in an attempt to make sense of the actions of others. The term Mindblind comes from the fact that this is difficult for people with autism to do. Mindreading appears to be encoded in the genes and adaptive. (PVD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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