The Differentiation of Activity in Infants ' Exploration of Objects

@inproceedings{Ruff2004TheDO,
  title={The Differentiation of Activity in Infants ' Exploration of Objects},
  author={Holly A. Ruff and Lisa M. Saltarelli and Mary C Capozzoli and Karen Dubiner},
  year={2004}
}
  • Holly A. Ruff, Lisa M. Saltarelli, +1 author Karen Dubiner
  • Published 2004
If an activity during manipulative play is exploratory, it should, in contrast to other activity, be used differentially for objects that vary in novelty. In a study of 5-month-olds, different definitions of exploratory mouthing were tested, and results suggested that mouthing followed immediately by a look fulfilled some criteria for an exploratory… CONTINUE READING