ERIC Number: EJ402883
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Operational Thought and the Acquisition of Taxonomic Relations Involving Figurative Dissimilarity.
Ricco, Robert B.
Developmental Psychology, v25 n6 p996-1003 Nov 1989
Explored the relationship between the emergence of operational thought and the development of taxonomic categories in 101 first-graders. Concrete operational subjects showed a greater appreciation than preoperational subjects for taxonomic relations involving atypical exemplars. (RJC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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