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concrete operationalperiod

In Piaget's stages of cognitive development, a periodbetween ages seven and eleven during which children gain abetter understanding of mental operations. Children beginthinking logically about concrete events, but havedifficulty understanding abstract or hypothetical concepts.

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June 22nd 2021

cognitive neuroscience

a hybrid discipline aimed at identifying the biologicalbases of cognitive processes by combining techniques forthe study of cognitive processes with measures of physiological processes.