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Unformatted text preview: Chapter Three Mutation is a random error in gene replication that leads to genetic damage. Teratogens are anything that can harm the fetus during prenatal development. Piaget’s stages of Cognitive development were first birth until two years of age which is Sensorimotor, object permanence experiences through looking, touching, mouthing, and grasping. Next is Preoperational, same as egocentrism, which is representing things with words and images. Then concrete operational, conservation. An example could be different sized glasses holding the same volume of fluid; children do not usually begin this sort of thinking until after the age of seven. After this, at the age of twelve the formal operational stage is when abstract thinking starts to develop. Kohlberg’s three stages of moral development are: preconventional, conventional, and then one that most adults...
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This note was uploaded on 03/07/2012 for the course PSYC 101 taught by Professor Seibert during the Fall '08 term at Boise State.
- Fall '08