Deconstructing and reconstructing theory of mind.

Abstract

Usage of the term 'theory of mind' (ToM) has exploded across fields ranging from developmental psychology to social neuroscience and psychiatry research. However, its meaning is often vague and inconsistent, its biological bases are a subject of debate, and the methods used to study it are highly heterogeneous. Most crucially, its original definition does… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.tics.2014.11.007

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@article{Schaafsma2015DeconstructingAR, title={Deconstructing and reconstructing theory of mind.}, author={Sara M. Schaafsma and Donald W. Pfaff and Robert P. Spunt and Ralph Adolphs}, journal={Trends in cognitive sciences}, year={2015}, volume={19 2}, pages={65-72} }