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Author Piaget, Jean, 1896-1980, author.

Title The child's conception of geometry / by Jean Piaget, Bärbel Inhelder, and Alina Szeminska ; translated from the French by E.A. Lunzer.

Publication Info. New York : Basic Books, Inc., 1960.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  136.7 P579CG    Check Shelf
Description vii, 411 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series The international library of psychology, philosophy and scientific method
International library of psychology, philosophy, and scientific method.
Note Translation of La géométrie spontanée de l'enfant.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Change of position -- Spontaneous movement -- Reconstructing relations of distance -- Change of position and the conservation of length -- The conservation and measurement of length -- Subdividing a straight line -- Locating a point in two and three dimensional space -- Angular measurement -- Two problems of geometrical loci : the straight line and the circle -- Representation of circles, mechanical and composite curves -- The conservation and measurement of an area and subtracting smaller congruent areas from larger congruent areas -- Subdivision of areas and the concept of fractions -- Doubling an area or a volume -- The conservation and measurement of volume -- The construction of Euclidean space : three levels.
Subject Geometry concept in children.
Géométrie, Concept de.
Geometry concept. (OCoLC)fst00940894
Kind -- Raumerleben -- Geometrie -- Denken.
Raumerleben -- Geometrie -- Denken -- Kind.
Geometrie -- Raumerleben -- Denken -- Kind.
Denken -- Geometrie -- Raumerleben -- Kind.
Child Development. (DNLM)D002657
Cognition -- in infancy & childhood.
Psychology, Educational. (DNLM)D011588
Added Author Inhelder, Bärbel, author.
Szeminska, Alina, author.
Lunzer, Eric Anthony, translator.
Added Title Géométrie spontanée de l'enfant. English
Other Form: Online version: Piaget, Jean, 1896-1980. Child's conception of geometry. New York, Basic Books [1960] (OCoLC)562312379
ISBN 0465010784
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