Université de Neuchâtel

Learning and Instruction: Social-Cognitive Perspectives

Carugati, Felice ; Perret-Clermont, Anne-Nelly

In: International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences

In this article, we try to expand the lenses classically used in social psychology of development, and in particular, in the post-Piagetian tradition, to recent contributions of social and cognitive dynamics in development and learning. Psychological development has to be redefined as involving socially framed, culturally mediated, and interpersonally negotiated processes, and the dynamic...

Université de Neuchâtel

Using graphical tools in a phased activity for enhancing dialogical skills: An example with Digalo

Muller Mirza, Nathalie ; Tartas, Valérie ; Perret-Clermont, Anne-Nelly ; de Pietro, Jean-François

In: International Journal of Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning, 2007, vol. 2, no. 2-3, p. 247-272

ICT tools have been developed to facilitate web-based learning through and learning about argumentation. In this paper we will present an example of a learning activity mediated by Digalo-software for knowledge sharing through visually supported discussion-developed in a university setting. Our aim is to examine, in particular, socio-cognitive construction of knowledge and argumentation by...