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Swiss psychologist who is best known for studying the thought processes of children. The discipline of Genetic Epistemology, which attempts to explain the historical basis and psychological origins of scientific knowledge, was established by him.
He learned a lot about the cognition of children and adults while marking intelligence tests.
He was the Director of the International Bureau of Education and he believed that a better education system had the potential to save society from collapse.
How did Jean Piaget die?
Jean Piaget's death was caused by Unknown.
|Cause of death||Unknown|
|Age of death||84 years|
|Birthday||August 9, 1896|
|Death date||September 16, 1980|
|Place of death||Geneva, Switzerland|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"Children's games constitute the most admirable social institutions. The game of marbles, for instance, as played by boys, contains an extremely complex system of rules - that is to say, a code of laws, a jurisprudence of its own."Jean Piaget
"I always like to think on a problem before reading about it."Jean Piaget
"The principle goal of education in the schools should be creating men and women who are capable of doing new things, not simply repeating what other generations have done."Jean Piaget
"In genetic epistemology, as in developmental psychology, too, there is never an absolute beginning."Jean Piaget
"One of the most striking things one finds about the child under 7-8 is his extreme assurance on all subjects."Jean Piaget