At 5:07 AM 22-11-98, Michael Lorrey wrote:
>Patrick Wilken wrote:
>>It has nothing to do with handness (lefthanders show the
>> same bias)
>would want to hold an infant on the left to leave the right hand free to hold a
>rock, spear, or other weapon. I would venture to guess that the vast majority
>of people and apes will hold a baby on the non-dominant side to leave the
>dominant hand free, whether the individual is right or left handed.
If that were the case why would lefthanders show exactly the same bias??
Patrick Wilken http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~patrickw/ Editor: PSYCHE: An International Journal of Research on Consciousness Secretary: The Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness http://psyche.cs.monash.edu.au/ http://www.phil.vt.edu/ASSC/