Erica A Cartmill

Summary

Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A word in the hand: action, gesture and mental representation in humans and non-human primates
    Erica A Cartmill
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, 5848 South University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 367:129-43. 2012
  2. pmc Pointing and naming are not redundant: children use gesture to modify nouns before they modify nouns in speech
    Erica A Cartmill
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago
    Dev Psychol 50:1660-6. 2014
  3. pmc Quality of early parent input predicts child vocabulary 3 years later
    Erica A Cartmill
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:11278-83. 2013

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Publications3

  1. pmc A word in the hand: action, gesture and mental representation in humans and non-human primates
    Erica A Cartmill
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, 5848 South University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 367:129-43. 2012
    ..We argue that gesture played an important role in the transition to symbolic thought and language in human evolution, following a cognitive leap that allowed gesture to incorporate representational elements...
  2. pmc Pointing and naming are not redundant: children use gesture to modify nouns before they modify nouns in speech
    Erica A Cartmill
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago
    Dev Psychol 50:1660-6. 2014
    ..When children point to an object and simultaneously label it, they are beginning to develop their understanding of nouns as a modifiable unit of speech...
  3. pmc Quality of early parent input predicts child vocabulary 3 years later
    Erica A Cartmill
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 110:11278-83. 2013
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