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The Resource The philosophical baby : what children's minds tell us about truth, love, and the meaning of life, Alison Gopnik

The philosophical baby : what children's minds tell us about truth, love, and the meaning of life, Alison Gopnik

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The philosophical baby : what children's minds tell us about truth, love, and the meaning of life
Title
The philosophical baby
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what children's minds tell us about truth, love, and the meaning of life
Statement of responsibility
Alison Gopnik
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Gopnik, Alison
Dewey number
155.413
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Perception in children
  • Cognition in children
  • Human information processing in children
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The philosophical baby : what children's minds tell us about truth, love, and the meaning of life, Alison Gopnik
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-272) and index
Contents
Possible worlds : why do children pretend? -- Imaginary companions : how does fiction tell the truth? -- Escaping Plato's cave : how children, scientists, and computers discover the truth -- What is it like to be a baby? : consciousness and attention -- Who am I? : memory, self, and the babbling stream -- Heraclitus' River and the Romanian orphans : how does our early life shape our later life? -- Learning to love : attachment and identity -- Love and law : the origins of morality -- Babies and the meaning of life
Control code
000044789026
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 288 p.
Isbn
9781847921079
Label
The philosophical baby : what children's minds tell us about truth, love, and the meaning of life, Alison Gopnik
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-272) and index
Contents
Possible worlds : why do children pretend? -- Imaginary companions : how does fiction tell the truth? -- Escaping Plato's cave : how children, scientists, and computers discover the truth -- What is it like to be a baby? : consciousness and attention -- Who am I? : memory, self, and the babbling stream -- Heraclitus' River and the Romanian orphans : how does our early life shape our later life? -- Learning to love : attachment and identity -- Love and law : the origins of morality -- Babies and the meaning of life
Control code
000044789026
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 288 p.
Isbn
9781847921079

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