Logical Abilities in Children

Logical Abilities in Children (4 Volume set), was originally published between 1974 and 1976 to critical acclaim. Now available again as individual titles or a set of 4, the author draws on Piagetian theory to examine logical ability in children through to adolescence. The set will be interesting reading for all concerned with both logical abilities in children, their development, and novel methodological approaches to research bearing on this and related issues at the time.

  • Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 1: Organization of Length and Class Concepts: Empirical Consequences of a Piagetian Formalism book cover

    Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 1

    Organization of Length and Class Concepts: Empirical Consequences of a Piagetian Formalism, 1st Edition

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Originally published in 1974, a wide and interesting set of intellectual abilities in children are examined here. Volume 1 of 4 (Organization of Length and Class Concepts: Empirical Consequences of a Piagetian Formalism) converts an axiomatization of classes and asymmetrical relationships (proper…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14 
    Routledge
    Logical Abilities in Children

  • Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 3: Reasoning in Adolescence: Deductive Inference book cover

    Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 3

    Reasoning in Adolescence: Deductive Inference, 1st Edition

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Originally published in 1975, this volume (3 of 4) presents an expanded model of certain deductive abilities in children and adults. A partial explanation of the growth of these abilities was suggested in Volume 2 of this series, and it is amplified here, both with regard to propositional logic and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14 
    Routledge
    Logical Abilities in Children

  • Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 4: Reasoning and Concepts book cover

    Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 4

    Reasoning and Concepts, 1st Edition

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Originally published in 1976, this fourth and final volume in a series that met with critical acclaim is concerned with a certain kind of answer to the question "What distinguishes the concepts that are a natural part of human languages from those that are merely expressible in language?" The kind…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14 
    Routledge
    Logical Abilities in Children

  • Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 2: Logical Inference: Underlying Operations book cover

    Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 2

    Logical Inference: Underlying Operations, 1st Edition

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Originally published in 1974, the second volume of four (Logical Inference: Underlying Operations) provides a process-model for the solution of certain syllogistic reasoning problems. Testable predictions of the model are easily derived, and the available evidence supports the model’s description…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14 
    Routledge
    Logical Abilities in Children

  • Logical Abilities in Children: 4 Volume Set book cover

    Logical Abilities in Children

    4 Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Logical Abilities in Children (4 Volume set), was originally published between 1974 and 1976 to critical acclaim. Now available again as individual titles or a set of 4, the author draws on Piagetian theory to examine logical ability in children through to adolescence. The set will be interesting…

    Hardback – 2017-08-14
    Routledge
    Logical Abilities in Children