Jean Piaget

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University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland 
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Child development
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean_Piaget
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Jean Piaget (1896-1980) was a Swiss clinical psychologist known for his pioneering work in child development. Piaget's theory of cognitive development and epistemological view are together called "genetic epistemology".

According to Ernst von Glasersfeld, Jean Piaget was "the great pioneer of the constructivist theory of knowing." However, his ideas did not become widely popularized until the 1960s. This then led to the emergence of the study of development as a major sub-discipline in psychology. By the end of the 20th century, Piaget was second only to B. F. Skinner as the most cited psychologist of that era. [from wikipedia]

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Parents

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Théodore Simon research scientist 1919-
Édouard Claparède research scientist 1922- Rousseau Institute

Children

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Ernst Boesch grad student
Robbie Case grad student (MathTree)
Emilia Ferreiro grad student Center of Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute In Mexico (LinguisTree)
Annette Karmiloff-Smith grad student University of Geneva
Ronald Lippitt grad student (PsychTree)
Juan Pascual-Leone grad student University of Geneva (Philosophy Tree)
Scania Marie de Schonen grad student 1961-1963 University Paris Sorbonne
Philippe Rochat grad student 1980 University of Geneva (PsychTree)
Jacques Mehler post-doc 1966-1966 University of Geneva
Joachim F. Wohlwill research scientist (City Planning Tree)

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Charlotte Bühler collaborator University of Munich (PsychTree)
Kaethe Maria Wolf collaborator Universität München (PsychTree)
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PIAGET J, INHELDER B. (1947) Diagnosis of mental operations and theory of the intelligence. American Journal of Mental Deficiency. 51: 401-6
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