Discussion 2

The assignment is.. (Discussion post) 3 to 2 paragraphs

Theories of Cognitive Development: The blind men and the elephant:

 

This week we covered numerous theories of cognitive development, each approaching the topic from a different angle. Discuss how the various theories add to the collective knowledge about how we think and how thinking develops over the lifespan. Which of the theories did you find most useful to you in your own understanding of cognitive development?

 

 

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1. (Rubrics) Your posting demonstrates thoughtful consideration of the assignment’s subject matter and presents original ideas that advance the discussion in a meaningful way.

2. I have uploaded chapter 5 and 6 from the book Lifespan Development: A Topical Approach (3rd Edition) by Robert S. Feldman below

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