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Mindstorms: Children, Computers, and Powerful Ideas / Edition 2
     

Mindstorms: Children, Computers, and Powerful Ideas / Edition 2

by Seymour A. Papert, John Sculley
 

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ISBN-10: 0465046746

ISBN-13: 9780465046744

Pub. Date: 07/28/1993

Publisher: Basic Books


Mindstorms has two central themes: that children can learn to use computers in a masterful way and that learning to use computers can change the way they learn everything else. Even outside the classroom, Papert had a vision that the computer could be used just as casually and as personally for a diversity of purposes throughout a person's entire

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Mindstorms has two central themes: that children can learn to use computers in a masterful way and that learning to use computers can change the way they learn everything else. Even outside the classroom, Papert had a vision that the computer could be used just as casually and as personally for a diversity of purposes throughout a person's entire life. Seymour Papert makes the point that in classrooms saturated with technology there is actually more socialization and that the technology often contributes to greater interaction among students and among students and instructors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465046744
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
07/28/1993
Edition description:
2nd ed.
Pages:
252
Sales rank:
593,451
Product dimensions:
5.28(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.52(d)
Lexile:
1230L (what's this?)

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