Jean Piaget Quotes (57 quotes)
“Every acquisition of accommodation becomes material for assimilation, but assimilation always resists new accommodations.”
Conclusion: The Elaboration of the Universe in The Construction of Reality in the Child (1955)
“From this time on, the universe is built up into an aggregate of permanent objects connected by causal relations that are independent of the subject and are placed in objective space and time.”
The Construction of Reality in the Child (1999 edition), Psychology Press - ISBN: 9780415210003
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Picture Source: WikipediaJean Piaget
Born: August 9, 1896
Died: September 16, 1980 (aged 84)
Bio: Jean Piaget was a French-speaking Swiss developmental psychologist and philosopher known for his epistemological studies with children. He was the eldest son of Arthur Piaget and Rebecca Jackson. His theory of cognitive development and epistemological view are together called genetic epistemology.
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