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1st class  bulk of concentration 0-5 yrs brain development *changes in brain size *changes on brain structure *changes in neurons Theories of Cognitive Development (5) *theories provide a framework for understanding important phenoemna *dev theories raise crucial questions abt human nature *developmental theories motivate new research -when thers smtn wrong or right,. . more questions come up 1. Piaget’s Theory * human cognition a network of mental structures Why r we still learning abt it? *many observations and descriptions of thinking at many different ages- spent a lot of  time observing his own children, very detailed and interesting. His observations still hold  questions to this day. . *Breadth. . not a small topic. . his ideas are very large and broad. *Thought provoking observations to support the theory *Continuity/Discontinuity - everyday the person looks the same vs. looking/ observing every 6 months, the person 
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