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Book reviews

  • Jacques vauclair
  • João Batista Araujo e Oviveira
  • Guy Neave
  • Abdel Aziz el Koussy
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  1. 1.
    J. Piaget,La Naissance de l'Intelligence chez l'Enfant, Neuchâtel and Paris, Delachaux et Niestlé, 1936.Google Scholar
  2. 1.
    The first of Piaget's works recounting psychological facts bears the significant title:Le Langage et la Pensée chez l'Enfant, Delachaux et Niestlé, 1923.Google Scholar
  3. 2.
    J. Piaget,Le Jugement et le Raisonnement chez l'Enfant, Neuchâtel, Delachaux et Niestlé, 1924.Google Scholar
  4. 3.
    J. Piaget,La Psychologie de l'Intelligence, 9th ed., Paris, A. Colin, 1967.Google Scholar
  5. 4.
    It has been observed, for example, that the term ‘as much’ often means ‘more’ to children aged 5 or 6; ‘as much’ in the adult meaning of ‘the same number’, ‘the same quantity’, is expressed by ‘the same thing much’!Google Scholar
  6. 5.
    J. Piaget and A. Szeminska,La Genèse du Nombre chez l'Enfant, 3rd ed., Delachaux et Niestlé, 1964.Google Scholar
  7. 1.
    Any reader who wishes for further information and for the main bibliographical references to the discoveries mentioned here should consult the excellent work by J. Piaget and B. Inhelder,La Psychologie de l'Enfant, 6th ed., Paris, PUF, 1975. (Que Sais-je series.)Google Scholar
  8. 2.
    J. Piaget, ‘Le Point de Vue de Piaget’,Journal International de Psychologie, Vol. 3, No. 4, 1968, p. 290.Google Scholar
  9. 1.
    J. Piaget and B. Inhelder,La Genèse des Structures Logiques Élémentaires, Neuchâtel, Delachaux et Niestlé, 1959.Google Scholar
  10. 2.
    A summary of these studies will be found in: J. Piaget and R. Garcia,Les Explications Causales, Paris, PUF, 1971. (Études d'Épistémologie Génétique, Vol. XXVI.) For a detailed account of the research, see Vols. XXVII (1972), XXVIII (1972), XXIX (1973) and XXX (1973) in the same collection.Google Scholar
  11. 3.
    J. Piaget and collaborators,La Prise de Conscience, Paris, PUF, 1974. (Psychologie d'Aujourd'hui series.)Google Scholar


  1. 1.
    J. Piaget and collaborators,Recherches sur la Contradiction, Paris, PUF, 1974. (Études d'Épistémologie Génétique, Vols. XXXI and XXXII.)Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    J. Piaget,L'Équilibration des Structures Cognitives. Problème Central du Développement, Paris, PUF, 1975. (Études d'Épistémologie Génétique, Vol. XXXIII.)Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    ibid. Introduction, p. 8.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jacques vauclair
    • 1
  • João Batista Araujo e Oviveira
    • 2
  • Guy Neave
    • 3
  • Abdel Aziz el Koussy
    • 4
    • 5
  1. 1.Ethnology Laboratory Faculty of Psychology and Educational SciencesUniversity of GenevaGenevaItaly
  2. 2.Feferal University of Rio de JaneiroBrazil
  3. 3.Institute of Education of the European Cultural FoundationParis
  4. 4.University at the American University of CairoCairoEgypt
  5. 5.Cairo Demographic CentreCairoEgypt

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