Jean Piaget

Background

Born: August 9, 1896


Died: September 16, 1980

Contribution

  • Created the International Center for genetic Epistemology in Geneva
  • Theory of cognitive development
  • Known for his Epistemological studies with children


Background

  • Married Valentine Chatenay
  • 3 children
  • published several articles on mollusks by the age 15
  • University of Neuchatel and University of Zurich