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Eckerman, Carol O. 1993. Imitation and toddler's achievement of co-ordinated action with others. In Nadel, Jacqueline and Luigia Camaioni, eds. New perspectives in early communicative development. Routledge. pp. 117–138.
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The present paper explores toddlers' transition from ritualized to non-ritualized co-ordinated action toward the end of the second and into the third year of life and emphasizes the multiple roles that imitation plays in this transaction.