5.2 - Today:Developmental Psychology Cognitive Development...

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Today: Developmental  Psychology Cognitive Development in Childhood: Jean Piaget Stages Schemas Contemporary View Physical and Cognitive Development Across the Life Span Adolescence Adulthood
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Cognitive Development Stages of cognitive development: Sensorimotor (birth – 2 years) Preoperational (2– 6 or 7) Concrete operational (6 or 7 to 11 or 12) Formal operational (11 or 12 onward)
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Cognitive Development Stages of cognitive development Preoperational stage (2 – 6 or 7) Representation of concrete objects Inability to use logic No understanding of conservation of properties across situations View of the world is egocentric
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Cognitive Development Stages of cognitive development Concrete operational stage (6 or 7 to 11 or 12) Thinking logically about concrete objects But no abstract concepts
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Cognitive Development Stages of cognitive development Formal operational stage Ability to think about abstract concepts Includes thinking logically about those concepts
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Cognitive Development Schemas Schema: Internal (cognitive) representation of the world
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Cognitive Development Schemas Schema: Internal (cognitive) representation of the world
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