, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp 145-169
Date: 02 Mar 2012

Enactive and Behavioral Abstraction Accounts of Social Understanding in Chimpanzees, Infants, and Adults

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Abstract

We argue against theory-of-mind interpretation of recent false-belief experiments with young infants and explore two other interpretations: enactive and behavioral abstraction approaches. We then discuss the differences between these alternatives.