REPRODUCTIVE IMAGE

Mental image which is limited to one function- evocation of sights experienced previously, involving a fairly static representation of certain objects. Compare with: anticipatory image.

REPRODUCTIVE IMAGE: "In Jean Piaget's theory of cognitive development, a reproductive image is held which is limited to evoking previous sights."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "REPRODUCTIVE IMAGE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/reproductive-image/ (accessed September 20, 2021).
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