Chimpanzee Theory of Mind: A Proposal from the Armchair. Technical Report 2001-06
The issue of whether Chimpanzees have a Theory of Mind is still not settled. In this paper, I look at the reasons why and make a proposal for an experimental paradigm, inspired by work on autistic children, that could settle the issue.
|Keywords||Chimpanzees, Theory of mind, false belief, autism|
|Publisher||Institute of Cognitive Science|
|Series||Cognitive Science Technical Report Series|
Scott, Sam. (2001). Chimpanzee Theory of Mind: A Proposal from the Armchair. Technical Report 2001-06. Cognitive Science Technical Report Series. Institute of Cognitive Science.