SOCIAL CONSTRUCTIVISM By N., Sam M.S. - 27 a school of thought where people's motivations and emotions are shaped by cultural training. See nature-nurture controversy. SOCIAL CONSTRUCTIVISM: "Social constructivism is shaped by how we feel, act and think." Related Psychology Terms Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development ADOLESCENCE (Theories) MENTAL RETARDATION (PREVENTION, CARE, AND TREATMENT) EXPRESSIVE BEHAVIOR SOCIAL CLASS (Social Stratification) SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY NURSERY SCHOOL EXPERIENCE Dissociative Identity Disorder CHILD PSYCHIATRY ACT PSYCHOLOGY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SOCIAL CONSTRUCTIVISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-constructivism/ (accessed July 1, 2022).