An Introduction to Piaget
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An Introduction to Piaget by Peter Graham Richmond

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Published by Basic Books .
Written in English

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Number of Pages120
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Open LibraryOL7594220M
ISBN 100465095143
ISBN 109780465095148

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  Buy Introducing Piaget: A guide for practitioners and students in early years education (Introducing Early Years Thinkers) 1 by Halpenny, Ann Marie (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(3).   Introduction to Piaget: The Father of Pedagogy describes not only the historical impact of Piaget's theory on education but also provides a step by step guide explaining Piaget’s major concepts. A narrative, along with videos, review questions, and charts are included.4/5(1). Jean Piaget - Wikipedia. Piaget’s interest lies chiefly in the building-up of the basic framework of thought, which later the child, and we, mostly take for granted; but that is what makes the new picture so illuminating. And from the angle of Infant School teachers it is noteworthy that the period from years to years turns out to be a specially important one Brand: Algora Publishing.

Piaget’s influence on psychology has been profound. His pathbreaking investigations and theories of cognitive development have set child psychology moving in entirely new directions. His bold speculations have provided the inspiration for the work of others. His studies have been the subject of many books and countless articles. And, significantly, his influence has spread to other 4/5(3). This introduction is in three parts. In the first part, we comment on the relevance of epistemology for psychology and vice versa. In this context, we briefly elaborate on Piaget's epistemological framework, address some common misconceptions that arise from an overly psychological interpretation of his theory, and introduce the different chapters of this volume. Piaget’s own way of formulating his ideas and theories as well as their scant references to relevant areas of contemporary research in psychology has sev-eral negative consequences: the book fails as an introduction to Piaget for students and uninitiated thinkers; it fails to show Piaget’s place in the history. Piaget's theory of cognitive development: an introduction for students of psychology and education. Barry J. Wadsworth. McKay, - Cognition in children - pages. 1 Review. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.5/5(1).

Span: birth to two years Characteristics: Infants' knowledge acquisition is dependent on sensory experience gained through physical actions (manipulation of and perception of their environments). At birth infants' actions are primarily instinctual (sucking, startle reflex, etc.).   This book is an excellent introduction to the work of five major child development theorists: Dewey, Montessori, Erikson, Piaget, and Vygotsky. In the book's introduction, the author accurately describes the book as "a practitioner's manual as well as a college textbook" that is "a basic introduction not intended to be academic or scholarly."/5(5). Jean Piaget (UK: / p i ˈ æ ʒ eɪ /, US: / ˌ p iː ə ˈ ʒ eɪ, p j ɑː ˈ ʒ eɪ /, French: [ʒɑ̃ pjaʒɛ]; 9 August – 16 September ) was a Swiss psychologist known for his work on child development. Piaget's theory of cognitive development and epistemological view are together called "genetic epistemology".. Piaget placed great importance on the education of mater: University of Neuchâtel. Book Description. Jean Piaget was one of the most significant contributors to our current understanding of how children think and learn, from birth through to adolescence. In this comprehensive and accessible new book, Ann Marie Halpenny and Jan Pettersen capture the key concepts and principles of Piaget’s fascinating work on children’s.