Jean Piaget was a well known developmental psychologist best known for his epistemological work with children. Piaget is responsible for the massive strides our society has made in the education of children and for the importance that has been placed… Full Answer
Jean Piaget believed children were focused on their own egos or their own desires. Piaget used the term to show how children's talk during play was not a form of communication but a reinforcement to themselves concerning their own activity.
Jean Claude Bringuier has written: 'Conversations with Jean Piaget' -- subject- s -: Cognition in children, Intellect, Theory of Knowledge 'Conversations libres avec Jean Piaget' -- subject- s -: Cognition in children, Intellect, Theory of Knowledge
In 1996, the Annual Symposium of the Jean Piaget Society celebrated the centennial of Piaget's birth by examining the manner in which he framed our understanding of, as well as our methods for studying, conceptual development.