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Intention or expression? Four-month-olds' reactions to a sudden still-face.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17138286     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We addressed whether 4-month-old infants are primarily influenced by the expression or intention underlying a sudden still-face response by an adult social partner. Sixteen dyads of 4-month-old infants interacted with an adult who posed a still-face directed at one of the two infants. Infants' gazing and smiling responses confirm that they are primarily influenced by the emotional and contingency loss rather than the intention underlying the adult's still-face.
Authors:
Allison Cleveland; Andrea Kobiella; Tricia Striano
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't     Date:  2006-01-17
Journal Detail:
Title:  Infant behavior & development     Volume:  29     ISSN:  1934-8800     ISO Abbreviation:  Infant Behav Dev     Publication Date:  2006 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-12-01     Completed Date:  2007-02-22     Revised Date:  2008-03-28    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7806016     Medline TA:  Infant Behav Dev     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  299-307     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
University of Leipzig, Center for Advanced Studies, Neurocognition and Development Group, Otto-Schill Strasse 1, D-14109, Leipzig, Germany.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Attention / physiology
Cues*
Face
Facial Expression*
Female
Humans
Infant
Infant Behavior / physiology,  psychology*
Intention*
Male
Photic Stimulation
Reaction Time
Time Factors

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