Friday, April 26, 2013

Link: How babies learn to read intention

I just came across this great article on Slate. Having studied child language development, and having had children myself, I've always been amazed at how little babies really know when they are born, but how incredibly quickly they learn. The article talks about some studies that have been done about "sticky mittens" and reaching, and guessing intention. It's fascinating stuff, and I hope you enjoy it.

How Babies Learn to be Human