ERIC Number: EJ631043
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Two-Year-Old Children's Sensitivity to the Referential (In)efficacy of Their Own Pointing Gestures.
O'Neill, Daniela K.; Topolovec, Jane C.
Journal of Child Language, v28 n1 p1-28 Feb 2001
In three studies, 2-year-old children communicated to a parent which two out-of-reach objects contained a sticker. Across trials, the objects were positioned in different configurations so that it possible or impossible for a child's pointing gesture to unambiguously specify one object. Results are discussed. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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