The Effect of Social Awareness on Infant Synchronous ImitationVelayo, Bianca C.
Infants use imitation to learn object affordances and to communicate so that they can become better connected to their environment. In this experiment, I looked at 17-19 month old infants' responses to three different imitation paradigms to study social influences in infant imitation. Furthermore, the present study explored infants' utilization of synchronous imitation as a communicative outlet. T... read more