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A child's greatest achievements are possible in play, achievements that tomorrow will become her basic level of real action. ---->>>

A mind cannot be independent of culture. ---->>>

In play, a child is always above his average age, above his daily behavior; in play, it is as though he were a head taller than himself. ---->>>

Love can reach the same level of talent, and even genius, as the discovery of differential calculus. ---->>>

What a child can do in cooperation today, he can do alone tomorrow. ---->>>

Somehow our society has formed a one-sided view of the human personality, and for some reason everyone understood giftedness and talent only as it applied to the intellect. But it is possible not only to be talented in one's thoughts but also to be talented in one's feelings as well.

Somehow our society has formed a one-sided view of the human personality, and for some reason everyone understood giftedness and talent only as it applied to the intellect. But it is possible not only to be talented in one's thoughts but also to be talented in one's feelings as well.

The most significant moment in the course of intellectual development, which gives birth to the purely human forms of practical and abstract intelligence, occurs when speech and practical activity, two previously completely independent lines of development, converge.

The most significant moment in the course of intellectual development, which gives birth to the purely human forms of practical and abstract intelligence, occurs when speech and practical activity, two previously completely independent lines of development, converge.

Biography

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Nationality: Russian
Born: November 19, 1896
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Die: 06-11, 1934
Occupation: Psychologist
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Lev Semyonovich Vygotsky (Russian: Лев Семёнович Вы́готский or Выго́тский, born Лев Симхович Выгодский [Lev Simkhovich Vygodskiy], November 17 [O.S. November 5] 1896 – June 11, 1934) was a Soviet psychologist, the founder of an unfinished theory of human cultural and bio-social development commonly referred to as cultural-historical psychology, the prominent advocate for the new theory of consciousness, the "psychology of superman", and leader of the Vygotsky Circle (also referred to as "Vygotsky-Luria Circle") (wikipedia)