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Articulated or Intuitional Representation

Articulated or intuitional representation, the threshold of operational thinking: from four to eight years The properties of preconceptual thought which have been outlined above show changes during these years. A metamorphosis takes place, and operational thought emerges. This transition can be viewed either from the point of view of the gradual disappearance of the limitations of preconceptual thinking, or from the point of view of the emergence of operational thinking.