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Vygotsky's Explanation For Cognitive Development ­ Andrew F



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1 Vygotsky's theory takes a social
constructivist approach, meaning that it is
interaction with others that causes cognitive
development.
2 However, he did agree with Piaget that there
are some inherited mental functions.
1 Vygotsky states that cultural background
cannot…

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staged theory is limited.
8 In application, scaffolding is widely
incorporated into the education system, for
example the use of peer teaching in
secondary schools.
9 However, if scaffolding really occurred as
Brunner described, it should be possible to
scaffold a baby…

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is this really A*, how do you know? 

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