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Author Harris, Paul L., 1946-
Title Trusting what you're told : how children learn from others / Paul L. Harris.
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2012.
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 Floor2  BF318 .H363 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description 253 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [222]-241) and index.
Contents Early learning from testimony -- Children's questions -- Learning from a demonstration -- Moroccan birds and twisted tubes -- Trusting those you know? -- Consensus and dissent -- Moral judgment and testimony -- Knowing what is real -- Death and the afterlife -- Magic and miracles -- Going native.
Subject Learning, Psychology of.
Alternate Title Trusting what you are told
ISBN 0674065727 (alk. paper)
9780674065727 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 758383974