13 ToM & Imitation

Denne3 the inten7onal stance see also taylor the

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Unformatted text preview:   Children sensi7ve to mental states (or relevant informa7on) by 2 1/2 years. •  Don’t explicitly reason about beliefs / false beliefs un7l 4 years. William James on Emo7on (James- Lange theory) Changes in physical state: heart rate, swea7ng, muscular tension, etc. Context: crossing scary bridge; first kiss; hard exam; vigorous exercise AQribu7on: fear; passion; fear; just physical exer7on “…bodily changes follow directly the percep7on of the exci7ng fact, and that our feeling of the same changes as they occur is the emo7on. Common sense says, we lose our fortune, are sorry and weep; we meet a bear, are frightened and run; we are insulted by a rival, are angry and strike. The hypothesis here to be defended says that this order of sequence is incorrect ... and that the more ra7onal statement is that we feel sorry because we cry, angry because we strike, afrai...
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