DEFERRED IMITATION

Imitating an act some time after it happened. Proposed by Jean Piaget and first seen at around 18 months old.

DEFERRED IMITATION: "Children use deferred imitation as a way of learning."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DEFERRED IMITATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/deferred-imitation/ (accessed October 27, 2020).
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