Erica A Cartmill

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Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

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  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

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  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...