Symbolic Representation of Abstract Concepts

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  1. Neuroimaging supports the representational nature of the earliest human engravings, E., Mellet, M. Salagnon, A. Majkić, S. Cremona, M. Joliot, G. Jobard, B. Mazoyer, N. Tzourio Mazoyer, and F. d'Errico , Royal Society Open Science, Volume 6, Issue 7, p.190086, (2019)
  2. Cross-Modality Information Transfer: A Hypothesis about the Relationship among Prehistoric Cave Paintings, Symbolic Thinking, and the Emergence of Language, Miyagawa, Shigeru, Lesure Cora, and Nóbrega Vitor A. , Frontiers in Psychology, 02/2018, Volume 9, p.115, (2018)