31st Annual Meeting of The Jean Piaget Society
Radisson Hotel Berkeley Marina, Berkeley, California

Program Overview

[ Hotel floorplan ]

Updated: 18 March 2001

Thursday, May 31
Time Event Room Link
8:00-6:00 Registration (all day) Foyer  
9:00-9:15 President's Opening Remarks Islands Ballrm  
9:15-10:30 Plenary Session 1:
The origin of language - Slobin
Islands Ballrm PL1
10:30-10:45 Break    
10:45-12:00 Invited Symposium 1:
Nicaraguan sign language - Senghas
Yerba Buena IS1
  Symposium Session 1:
The pragmatic Piagetian - Cox
Treasure SY01
  Symposium Session 2:
Scientific reasoning - Klahr
Belvedere SY02
  Symposium Session 3:
The epistemic triangle - Carpendale
Angel SY03
  Paper Session 1:
Evolution, constructivism, and development
Diablo PS01
12:00-1:30 Lunch    
1:30-2:45 Plenary Session 2:
Brain and cognitive development - Fischer
Islands Ballrm PL2
2:45-3:00 Break    
3:00-4:15 Symposium Session 4: (withdrawn) Yerba Buena SY04
  Paper Session 2:
Moral development
Treasure PS02
  Symposium Session 5:
Context and variability - Renninger
Belvedere SY05
  Symposium Session 6:
Imaging the developing brain - Rivera
Angel SY06
  Symposium Session 7:
Baldwin, Piaget, and Vygotsky - Müller
Diablo SY07
4:15-4:30 Break    
4:30-6:00 Paper Session 3:
Language acquisition
Yerba Buena PS03
  Symposium Session 8:
Moral thought - Dawson
Treasure SY08
  Symposium Session 9:
Reading intentions in actions - Lillard
Belvedere SY09
  Symposium Session 10:
Dialogue and development - Meira
Angel SY10
  Paper Session 4:
Culture and diversity
Diablo PS04
Friday, June 1
Time Event Room Link
8:00-9:00 Paper Session 5:
School as a context for development
Yerba Buena PS05
  Paper Session 6:
Treasure PS06
  Paper Session 7:
Theories of Mind
Belvedere PS07
  Paper Session 8:
Piagetian models
Angel PS08
9:00-9:15 Break    
9:15-10:30 Special Seminar:
Piaget's "Biology and Knowledge"
Yerba Buena SPEC
  Paper Session 9:
Emergent literacy and narrative
Treasure PS09
  Symposium Session 11:
Representational competence - Shafrir
Belvedere SY11
  Paper Session 10:
Cognitive Development I
Angel PS10
  Symposium Session 12:
Symbolic functioning - de Souza Silva et al.
Diablo SY12
10:30-10:45 Break    
10:45-12:00 Plenary Session 3:
Language and neural plasticity - Bates
Islands Ballrm PL3
12:00-1:30 Lunch
Annual JPS Members Meeting (12:00-12:30)

Islands Ballrm
1:30-2:45 Symposium Session 13:
Beliefs of educators - Vasconcellos
Yerba Buena SY13
  Symposium Session 14:
Systemic theoretical accounts - Dawda
Treasure SY14
  Symposium Session 15:
Narratives and development - Daiute
Belvedere SY15
  Symposium Session 16:
Means-end understanding - Sommerville
Angel SY16
  Symposium Session 17:
Science imagined - Marimon
Diablo SY17
  Poster Session A:
Posters are on display all day
Sierra Nevada PTA
2:45-3:00 Break    
3:00-4:15 Plenary Sesion 4:
Evolution and development - Deacon
Islands Ballrm PL4
4:15-4:30 Break    
4:30-6:00 Invited Symposium 2:
Mammalian brain evolution - Milbrath
Yerba Buena IS2
  Symposium Session 18:
Talk and social understanding - Turnbull
Treasure SY18
  Paper Session 11:
Play and games
Belvedere PS11
  Paper Session 12:
Cognitive Development II
Angel PS12
  Paper Session 13:
Evolutionary perspectives
Diablo PS13
6:00-7:30 President's Reception Sierra Nevada  
Saturday, June 2
Time Event Room Link
9:00-10:30 Invited Session 3:
Evolution and brain expansion - Gibson
Yerba Buena IS3
  Symposium Session 19:
Embodied cognition - Seitz
Treasure SY19
  Paper Session 14:
Violence and pathology
Belvedere PS14
  Paper Session 15:
History and systems
Angel PS15
  Symposium Session 20:
Spatial cognition - Maynard/Greenfield
Diablo SY20
10:30-10:45 Break    
10:45-12:00 Plenary Session 5:
Organismic self-regulation - Ramachandran
Islands Ballrm PL5
12:00-1:30 Lunch
Board of Directors Meeting (Diablo)
1:30-3:00 Invited Session 4:
Development of the embodied mind - Overton
Yerba Buena IS4
  Symposium Session 21:
Construction of social justice - Rique
Treasure SY21
  Paper Session 16:
Science and mathematics
Belvedere PS16
  Paper Session 17:
Early language and communication
Angel PS17
  Poster Session B:
Posters are on display all day
Sierra Nevada PTB
3:00-3:15 Break    
3:15-4:45 Plenary Session 6:
Studying atypical development - Karmiloff-Smith
Islands Ballrm PL6
4:45-5:00 President's Closing Remarks Islands Ballrm  
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