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The development of Social and Practical concepts in Learning to Teach: Vygotsky’s conception

This conceptual paper interrogates, considers, and expands on Vygotsky’s notion of concept development. I first review Vygotsky’s account of concept development, including his distinction between scientific and spontaneous concepts. I next summarize his pattern of concept development from complexes to … Continue reading

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