ERIC Number: ED193035
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Mar-12
Reference Count: N/A
This document, published in India by the Regional College of Education, deals with 13 subjects: the tough context (thinking), definitions of concept, functions of concept, the process of concept formation, discriminant learning, mediation process, second signalling system, factors affecting concept formation, studies in concept formation, the Geneva school, two illustrations, acceleration in concept development, and information processing and decision making. It includes two appendices: (1) characteristics of abstract as compared with concrete thought, and (2) the problematic territory of Jean Piaget and adolescent thought. In addition, there is a bibliography and a preface on Jean Piaget on Education. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Regional Coll. of Education, Ajmer (India).