Robert Seyfarth Explains Theory of Mind

The “Theory of Mind” is an important concept in the study of cognition, communication, and child development.  ToM refers to one’s ability to attribute thoughts, feelings, and knowledge to individuals other than themselves.   Dr. Robert Seyfrath is one of the leading researchers in the field of animal communication, and offers a precise, succinct account of ToM in this nice little clip…

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Sam McDougle

SAM MCDOUGLE is a Ph.D. candidate in Psychology and Neuroscience at Princeton University. His writing has appeared in Vice and The Atlantic.

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