Shanna Williams (McGill University)
Karissa Leduc (McGill University)
Angela Crossman (John Jay College, New York)
Victoria Talwar (McGill University)
- Children as young as 2 1/2-years old tell antisocial lies.
- The executive functioning skills of inhibitory control and planning support the emergence of antisocial lie-telling in the preschool age range.
- Preschool lie-tellers identify truths and lies more accurately than their honesty counterparts.