Infant and Child Development

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Easterbrook, M. A., Kisilevsky, B. S., Muir, D. W., & Laplante, D. P., (1999). Newborns Discriminate Schematic Faces From Scrambled Faces. Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology, 53, pp. 231- 241.
Stern, D.N., (1974). Mother and infant at play: The dyadic interaction involving facial, vocal and gaze behaviors. In The Effect of the Infant on Its Caregiver, ed. M. Lewis & L.A. Rosenblum. New York: Wiley, pp. 187-213.
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Easterbrook, M. A., Kisilevsky, B. S., Muir, D. W., & Laplante, D. P., (1999). Newborns Discriminate Schematic Faces From Scrambled Faces. Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology, 53, pp. 231- 241.…