Toward A Logic of Meanings

by Jean Piaget, Rolando Garcia

Toward A Logic of Meanings Synopsis

This book, the last one written by Piaget, presents a new line of empirical studies based on a revised formulation of his theory of the development of logical reasoning. The amended theory overcomes many problems and criticisms of his earlier formulations by providing a fresh explanation for the origin of mental operations and mental organization based on the concept of meaning. It also offers a more elegant vision of the continuity in mental development from birth to adulthood. As the final revision of Piaget's theory -- and one that opens up new areas of inquiry -- this book calls for a reinterpretation of his earlier work -- a task which will occupy scholars for decades to come.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780805803013
Publication date: 12th June 1991
Author: Jean Piaget, Rolando Garcia
Publisher: Psychology Press an imprint of Taylor & Francis Inc
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 192 pages
Categories: Cognition & cognitive psychology,

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