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When Is a Grasp a Grasp? Characterizing Some Basic Components of Human Action Processing

Jeffery T. Loucks and Dare Baldwin

in Action Meets Word: How children learn verbs

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195170009
eISBN:
9780199893300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195170009.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Clinical Child Psychology / School Psychology

This chapter considers whether infants focus on superficial, perceptual aspects of events, or if they analyze what they see in conceptual ways. It reviews work on how infants (and adults) find units ... More


Verbs, Actions, and Intentions

Douglas A. Behrend and Jason Scofield

in Action Meets Word: How children learn verbs

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195170009
eISBN:
9780199893300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195170009.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Clinical Child Psychology / School Psychology

This chapter investigates the interrelatedness of human actions, the intentions that guide those actions, and the language used to label and describe those actions. It describes several studies which ... More


East and West: A Role for Culture in the Acquisition of Nouns and Verbs

Tracy A. Lavin, D. Geoffrey Hall, and Sandra R. Waxman

in Action Meets Word: How children learn verbs

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195170009
eISBN:
9780199893300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195170009.003.0021
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Clinical Child Psychology / School Psychology

This chapter presents a multifactor view of word learning, opting for a social explanation based in cultural factors. Using a modification of Gillette and Gleitman's human simulation paradigm, ... More


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