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Cultural influences affect infants early on, Northwestern study finds

Benjamin Din, Digital Projects Editor

February 18, 2016

Cultural influences take effect at an early age, causing young infants to respond differently to objects and events, according to a recent Northwestern study. The study, published in Frontiers in Psychology and led by psych...

Babies understand differences early on, Northwestern study finds

Madeline Fox, Assistant Campus Editor

May 26, 2015

Babies can understand basic relationships before they can talk, according to a new Northwestern study. The study tested babies’ analogical ability, or the ability to see basic relationships between objects, ideas and events....