The Foundations of Mind (Oxford Series in Cognitive Development): Origins of Conceptual Thought

The Foundations of Mind (Oxford Series in Cognitive Development): Origins of Conceptual Thought

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780195172003
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 05/06/2004
Series: Oxford Series in Cognitive Development Series
Edition description: 2nd ed.
Pages: 376
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 6.30(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Jean Matter Mandler is Distinguished Research Professor of Cognitive Science at the University of California San Diego. She is the author of Stories, Scripts, and Scenes (1984) and Thinking (1964).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. How to Build a Baby: Prologue
Chapter 2. Piagets Sensorimotor Infant
Chapter 3. Kinds of Representation: Seeing and Thinking
Chapter 4. Perceptual Meaning Analysis and Image-Schemas: The Infant as Interpreter
Chapter 5. Some Image-Schemas and their Functions
Chapter 6. Some Differences between Percepts and Concepts: The Case of the Basic Level
Chapter 7. Some Preverbal Conceptsptual System: Acquisition,
Chapter 9. Continuity in the Conceptual System: Acquisition, Breakdown, and Reorganization
Chapter 10.
Chapter 11. Language Acquisitionnclusions; References; Index
Chapter 12. Consciousness and Conclusions; References; Index

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