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Indices of program-level comprehension

  • Stephen C. Want (a1) and Paul L. Harris (a1)
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  • Published online: 01 October 1998

Byrne & Russon suggest that the production of action by primates is hierarchically organised. We assess the evidence for hierarchical structure in the comprehension of action by primates. Focusing on work with human children we evaluate several possible indices of program-level comprehension.

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