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Concepts, kinds, and cognitive development

Concepts, kinds, and cognitive development

Author: Frank C Keil
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1989.
Series: MIT Press series in learning, development, and conceptual change.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frank C Keil
ISBN: 0262111314 9780262111317 0262610760 9780262610766
OCLC Number: 17731296
Notes: "A Bradford book."
Includes indexes.
Description: xv, 328 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. The Representation and acquisition of concepts --
2. Some traditional views of conceptual development reconsidered --
3. Natural kinds, nominal kinds, and artifacts --
4. The Development of nominal kind concepts: a preliminary model --
5. Nominal kinds and domain specificity --
6. The Nature and causes of nominal kind shifts --
7. Semantic and conceptual structure and the nominal kind studies --
8. Discoveries about natural kinds and artifacts --
9. Transformations on natural kinds and artifacts --
10. Property transformations and intercategory distance --
11. The Construction on an intuitive theory of biological kinds --
12. Escaping the original sim. --
13. Concepts, theories, and development.
Series Title: MIT Press series in learning, development, and conceptual change.
Responsibility: Frank C. Keil.


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