Phillips and colleagues claim that the capacity to ascribe knowledge is a basic capacity, but most studies reporting linguistic data reviewed by Phillips et al. were conducted in English with American participants - one of more than 6,500 languages currently spoken. We highlight the importance of cross-cultural and cross-linguistic research when one is theorizing about fundamental human representational capacities.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Behavioral and Brain Sciences|
|State||Published - Nov 19 2021|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Neuropsychology and Physiological Psychology
- Behavioral Neuroscience