TITLE

Thinking at Piaget's Stage of Formal Operations

AUTHOR(S)
Day, Mary Carol
PUB. DATE
October 1981
SOURCE
Educational Leadership;Oct81, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research findings on the use of thinking capabilities at Jean Piaget's stage of formal operations. Changes in views on children's intellectual development brought about by Piaget's theory of cognitive development; Major features of formal operational thought; Doubt on universality of formal operational skills; Developmental research on the specific cognitive activities that occur during problem solving.
ACCESSION #
7734340

 

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