ERIC Number: EJ209948
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
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Memorizing and Copying Visual Patterns: A Piagetian Interpretation.
Chap, Janet Blum; Ross, Bruce M.
Journal of Genetic Psychology, v134 n2 p193-206 Jun 1979
In order to determine whether mistakes committed by younger children are the result of retention mistakes rather than faulty perceptual encoding, twenty children (6, 8, 10, and 12 years old) reconstructed two visual patterns from immediate memory, while twenty other children (5 and 6 years old) reconstructed the identical patterns by direct copying. (Author/MP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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