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WITH COMMENTARY AND RESPONSE False belief in infancy : a fresh look

  title={WITH COMMENTARY AND RESPONSE False belief in infancy : a fresh look},
  author={Cecilia Heyes},
Can infants appreciate that others have false beliefs? Do they have a theory of mind? In this article I provide a detailed review of more than 20 experiments that have addressed these questions, and offered an affirmative answer, using nonverbal ‘violation of expectation’ and ‘anticipatory looking’ procedures. Although many of these experiments are both elegant and ingenious, I argue that their results can be explained by the operation of domain-general processes and in terms of ‘low-level… Expand

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