Theory of Mind: Specialized Capacity or Emergent Property? Perspectives from Non-human and Human Development
A Special Issue of the European Journal of Developmental Psychology
Theory of Mind, the cognitive capacity to attribute emotions, intentions and knowledge to oneself and others, has been claimed a hallmark of human cognition. Nonetheless, Theory of Mind is considered limited in young children and people with autism. Moreover, its presence in animals is much...
Published November 7th 2010 by Psychology Press