The ability of apes to grasp others' false beliefs
roughly equals that of human 2-year-olds tested in much the same way, say Krupenye, of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, and colleagues.
Their problem is false belief
, and the remedy is the method of question-and-answer.
Individuals experiencing such discomfort deserve psychiatric treatment no less than other individuals whose false beliefs
cause emotional and functional impairment.
A final false belief
is closely related to the first one noted above.
This implies the comprehension of the existence of false belief
anxiety patients harbor the fixed false belief
of impending doom or death (the plane will crash if they are a passenger on it)
Dr David Webster, of Glasgow University, will today brand these policies part of a class war by out-of-touch Tories, who continue with their false belief
that the unemployed are "skiving".
The judges also agreed a substantial number of her fans were likely to be led into the false belief
she had authorised the T-shirt.
a false belief
that a bomb was present in the factory".
For individuals with HFASD, the inability to detect that someone can believe something untrue and act upon that false belief
makes it difficult to understand social situations, causing individuals to experience negative reactions in social situation (Yirmiya et al.
Following an explanation of the origins of the beliefs will be a description of an intervention that has been used to challenge each false belief
and then a report of the effectiveness of that intervention gleaned from an end-of-semester survey which was completed by forty-four of the students in my advanced psychology class.
The so-called Islamic State has a seductive appeal for those in search of excitement and for recruits brainwashed on the internet into the false belief
that they are joining a great cause.
Lane, Wellman, Olson, LaBounty, and Kerr (2010) suggested that false belief
and emotion understanding are different abilities.
Initial studies of the development of ToM supported the premise that there is a developmental milestone, at around four or five years of age, when false belief
understanding is acquired.
We had been lulled into a false belief
that possibly the idea had been scrapped, then, lo and behold, we are told work is to commence immediately.