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Cognitive development in aborigines of central Australia : concrete operations and perceptual activities

Dasen, Pierre R.


This study investigates aspects of the cognitive development in Australian Aborigines which are related to the theory of Jean Piaget. The following tests were used: (a) Logico-mathematical tests: Conservation of Quantity, Weight, Volume and Length, and the Seriation of lengths; (b) Spatial tests: Linear, reverse and circular Orders, Rotation of landscape models and Horizontality; (c) Illusions: Mliller-Lyer, Horizontal-Vertical, Delboeuf and Oppel-Kundt figures, and the Size-Weight illusion....[Show more]

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Date published: 2013-09-06
Type: Thesis (PhD)


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