FORMAL OPERATIONS

Jean Piaget's theory of cognitive development. These are the fully developed intellectual functions of abstract thinking, logical processes, judgement and conceptualisation.

FORMAL OPERATIONS: "Formal operations develop in Piaget's 4th stage."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "FORMAL OPERATIONS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/formal-operations/ (accessed June 28, 2017).
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