Thinking Tools , Types & Theory | Concept Formation in Psychology

Learn Psychology Thinking, Tools of Thinking Theory of Concept Formation Steps in Concept Formation Types Concepts Thinking & Characteristics of Creative People with following detailed topics by Imran Shahzad.

  • Thinking
  • Origa Ghassel
  • Tools of Thinking
  • Imagery
  • Imagination
  • Concept Formation
  • Theory of Concept Formation by Jean Piaget
  • Steps in Concept Formation
  • Types of Concepts
  • Types of Thinking
  • Realistic Thinking
  • Reasoning
  • Problem Solving
  • Creative Thinking
  • Characteristics of Creative People


Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development

0 to 2 Years Sensory-motor stage

Learning occurs through the sensory motor system; object permanence is established. Becomes aware of cause and effect relationships.

2 to 7 Years Pre-operational stage

Becomes Egocentric Language develops. Learning is based on appearances; concepts are developed in no logical relation to each other.

 

7 toll Years Concrete operations stage

Learning is based on figuring out solutions to concrete problems. Develops conservation of volume,length, mass. Organizes objects into ordered categories. Operations of mathematics and logic emerge.

11 to 15 Years and up Formal operations stage

Learning is based on logical form (validity) apart from content(truth value), Reasoning skill develops i.e. basedonposslbilitiesratherthanreality. Thinking becomes abstractand symbolic

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