Jean Piaget Dies

November 1980
Education Digest;Nov1980, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p67
This article reports that Jean Piaget, a Swiss explorer of cognitive development in children, died in his native Switzerland on September 17, 1984 at the age of 84. Piaget, who started his scientific career as a prodigy biologist, brought biological frameworks to the study of children's understanding and reasoning.


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