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Theory of Mind

Scope Note: 
The ability to attribute a full range of mental states, including attitudes, beliefs, desires and emotions, to oneself or to others.
Category: Learning and Perception
Broader Terms
Cognitive Ability
Narrower Terms
N/A
Related Terms
Autism
Cognitive Development
Cognitive Processes
Empathy
Interpersonal Competence
Perspective Taking
Pervasive Developmental Disorders
Social Cognition
Added to ERIC: 6/1/2010