REPRESENTATIONAL REDESCRIPTION

Mental process whereby a child can come up with a new description of representations which currently exist within the child's mind, making way for new and more sophisticated use of knowledge.

REPRESENTATIONAL REDESCRIPTION: "Representational redescription was first proposed by British psychologist Annette Karmiloff-Smith."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "REPRESENTATIONAL REDESCRIPTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/representational-redescription/ (accessed August 3, 2020).
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