Table of contents for Self-awareness in animals and humans : developmental perspectives / edited by Sue Taylor Parker, Robert W. Mitchell and Maria L. Boccia.

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Part I. Comparative and Developmental Approaches to Self-Awareness: 1. Expanding dimensions of the self: through the looking glass and beyond
2. Myself and me
3. Self recognition: research strategies and experimental design
4. From self-recognition to theory-of-mind
5. Mutual awareness in primate communication: a Gricean approach
6. Multiplicities of self
7. Contributions of imitation and role playing games to the construction of self in primates
Part II. The Development of Self in Human Infants and Children: 8. Detection of self: the perfect algorithm
9. Social imitation and the emergence of a mental model of self
10. Minds, bodies and persons: young children's understanding of the self and others as reflected in imitation and 'theory of mind'
Part III. Self-Awareness in Great Apes: 11. Social and cognitive factors in chimpanzee and gorilla mirror behavior and self-recognition
12. The comparative and developmental study of self-recognition and imitation: the importance of social factors
13. Shadows and mirrors: alternative avenues to the development of self-recognition in chimpanzees
14. Symbolic representation of possession in a chimpanzee
15. Self-awareness in bonobos and chimpanzees: a comparative perspective
16. 'Me Chantek': the development of self-awareness in a signing orangutan
17. Self-recognition and self-awareness in lowland gorillas
18. How to create self-recognizing gorillas (but don't try it on macaques)
19. Incipient mirror self recognition in zoo gorillas and chimpanzees
20. Do gorillas recognize themselves on television?
Part IV. Mirrors and Monkeys, Dolphins and Pigeons: 21. The monkey in the mirror: a strange conspecific
22. The question of  mirror-mediated self-recognition in apes and monkeys: some new results and reservations
23. Mirror behavior in macaques
24. Evidence of self-awareness in the bottlenose dolphin
25. Mirror self-recognition in bottlenose dolphins: implications for comparative study of highly dissimilar species
26. Further reflections on mirror-usage by pigeons: lessons from Winnie-the-Pooh and Pinocchio, too
Part V. Epilogue: 27. Evolving self-awareness
Author index
Subject index.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Self-perception Congresses, Developmental psychology Congresses, Psychology, Comparative Congresses