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psyc test 3 - ean _piaget was one of the most important...

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ean _piaget was one of the most important early developmental stage theorists. He coined the term assimilation, which is the process by which:_application of existing mental patterns to new situations And Accommodation, which is the process by which_______existing ideas are changed to accommodate new information or experience Piaget’s Stages include: 1. Sensorimotor(0-2yrs) in which_all sensory input and motor responsses are corniated most intellectual devlopment here is nonverbal (out of site does mean put of mine, learn actions have results)_cause and effect stranger anxietey. 2. Preoperational (2-7yrs) during which _child begin to use language and think symbolically but their thinking is still intuitive and egcentiric.__(pretend things like a stick is a gun.) But children remain egocentric & intuitive. intuitive - makes little use of reasoning and logic. - egocentric- child is unable to see viewpoints of others. 3. concrete operational stage (7-11yrs) During which children are able to use concrete concepts of things such as time and numbers but are unable to reason abstractly. One example is the law of conservation of mass, which states that conservation - mass, weight, and volume remain unchanged when the shape of the objects changes. reversibility of thought- relationships involving equality . 4.Formal Operational.(11+years) wherein thinking can make use of theoretical and
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