This research was supported by the Max-Planck-Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Munich, Germany, where the experiments were conducted; by Grants from CFI (203229) and NSERC (322013) to Petra Hauf; and by a Grant from NICHD (HD-021104) to Renée Baillargeon. We thank Kris Onishi for helpful suggestions; the Max-Planck-BabyLab Team, Kailee MacDonald, and Charlene Parker for their help with the data collection and coding; and the parents and infants who made this research possible.
Infants Use Compression Information to Infer Objects’ Weights: Examining Cognition, Exploration, and Prospective Action in a Preferential-Reaching Task
Version of Record online: 2 AUG 2012
© 2012 The Authors. Child Development © 2012 Society for Research in Child Development, Inc.
Volume 83, Issue 6, pages 1978–1995, November/December 2012
How to Cite
Hauf, P., Paulus, M. and Baillargeon, R. (2012), Infants Use Compression Information to Infer Objects’ Weights: Examining Cognition, Exploration, and Prospective Action in a Preferential-Reaching Task. Child Development, 83: 1978–1995. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-8624.2012.01824.x
- Issue online: 16 NOV 2012
- Version of Record online: 2 AUG 2012
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