SYMBOLIC MODE

phase of mental development in which presentation of ideas through symbols enables children to learn about the world around them: what is the meaning of particular words, sounds, behavioural actions.

SYMBOLIC MODE: "Example of symbolic mode is making honk noise while driving children vehicle while pretending to drive a car in the traffic."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SYMBOLIC MODE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/symbolic-mode/ (accessed November 21, 2019).
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