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formal operations

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

In the theory of cognitive development of the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget (1896–1980), the developmental stage beginning at about 12 years when children become proficient in manipulating...

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formal operations

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

In the theory of cognitive development of the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget (1896–1980), the developmental stage beginning at about 12 years when children become proficient in manipulating...

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formal operations n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 53 words.

In the theory of cognitive development of the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget (1896–1980), the developmental stage beginning at

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formal operations n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 53 words.

In the theory of cognitive development of the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget (1896–1980), the developmental stage beginning at

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operational stage n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 12 words.

A general term for concrete operations and formal operations.

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operational stage n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 12 words.

A general term for *concrete operations and *formal operations.

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operatory stage

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

Another name for an operational stage. See concrete operations, formal operations.

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operatory stage n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 14 words.

Another name for an operational stage. See concrete operations, formal operations.

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operatory stage n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 14 words.

Another name for an *operational stage. See concrete operations, formal operations.

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mental operation

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

In the writings of the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget (1896–1980) and his followers, a mental procedure that can be carried out in reverse. Also called an operation. See concrete...

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concrete operations

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According to the theory of cognitive development of the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget (1896–1980), the stage of cognitive development between the ages of approximately 7 and 12 years...

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sensorimotor stage

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

According to the theory of cognitive development of the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget (1896–1980), the first stage of cognitive development, from birth to approximately 2 years of age,...

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convergence-divergence

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

A cognitive style defined by two radically different modes of thinking. At one extreme is convergent thinking, characterized by a tendency to home in on a unique solution to a problem,...

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Valency

Anat Ninio.

in Language and the Learning Curve

November 2006; p ublished online April 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cognitive Psychology. 12691 words.

This chapter argues that children employ a fundamental formal syntactic operation suggested by theoretical linguistics when producing even their earliest word combinations. It starts with a...

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Evolutionary considerations: the primacy of the implicit

Arthur S. Reber.

in Implicit Learning and Tacit Knowledge

September 1996; p ublished online January 2008 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cognitive Psychology. 17308 words.

This chapter introduces the foundations of the evolutionary model and develops the formal theory. The model is based on the assumption of the primacy of the implicit and axioms derived from...

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Core syntactic relations

Anat Ninio.

in Syntactic development, its input and output

March 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cognitive Psychology. 15115 words.

This chapter reviews the linguistic literature concerning syntactic atoms in two different types of linguistic theories: mainstream generative grammar and Construction Grammars. In the...

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Piagetian

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine — Psychology.

Of, relating to, or resembling the theory of cognitive development of the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget (1896–1980). See accommodation (2), adaptation (3), animism (1), assimilation (2),...

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Foundations of Universal Grammar in Planned Action

Mark Steedman.

in Language Universals

March 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Cognitive Psychology. 10212 words.

This chapter attempts to link the specific form taken by the universal grammatical mechanism that projects the finite lexicon of any given language onto the infinite set of strings of words...

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B-23Neuropsychological Impact of Turner Syndrome: Importance of Parent Education, Early Detection, and Intervention: A Case Study

H Erhan and J Belotserkovsky.

in Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroscience; Neuropsychology. 0 words.

Objective: Cognitive functioning in Turner Syndrome has been characterized by strengths in verbal functioning, relative weaknesses in visuospatial functioning and in executive functioning,...

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Global practices

Patricia Shehan Campbell.

in The Child as Musician

September 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis; Developmental Psychology. 13169 words.

This chapter embraces a wide spectrum of settings and circumstances in which children are engaged in the acquisition of musical repertoire, knowledge, and values. Within families and across...

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Daily Practice Teams in Nursing Homes: Evidence From New York State

Helena Temkin-Greener, Shubing Cai, Paul Katz, Hongwei Zhao and Dana B. Mukamel.

in The Gerontologist

February 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 7043 words.

Purpose: Most health care organizations, including nursing homes, report having teams. However, little is known about everyday practice teams among...

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