Re: Kelly and Piaget

Alessandra Iantaffi (
Thu, 9 Jul 1998 15:37:49 +0100 (BST)

Just seen Devi's message and wondered if I could have the reference of the
italian chapter. It does sound interesting.

Thanks in advance,


On Mon, 6 Jul 1998, Devi wrote:

> After reading the interesting comments on Kelly and Piaget recently, I
> was reminded of a paper I first heard about around the time of the Assisi
> Conference. It's a while ago now, but I do recall that Semerari and a
> colleague had included a chapter by Jim Mancuso, comparing the
> constructivisms of Kelly and Piaget, in their _Psychologia dei Costrutti
> Personali_ book. (Why does everything sound sexier in Italian?) The
> general enthusiasm for the chapter had only a little to do with the wine
> taken with all meals at that conference...
> Since the book itself was in Italian you might have to approach Jim
> Mancuso to see if he has an English version of the chapter in question.
> Are you there Jim?
> Kind regards
> Devi Jankowicz