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Definition of the noun cognition
What does cognition mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: cognitions
- the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning
- lexical domain: Tops - unique beginner for nouns
- synonyms of cognition: knowledge / noesis
- more generic term: psychological feature = a feature of the mental life of a living organism
- more specific terms:
- psyche / brain / head / mind / nous = that which is responsible for one's thoughts, feelings, and conscious brain functions
- place = an abstract mental location
- general knowledge / public knowledge = knowledge that is available to anyone
- episteme = the body of ideas that determine the knowledge that is intellectually certain at any particular time
- ability / power = possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done
- inability = lack of ability (especially mental ability) to do something
- lexis = all of the words in a language
- mental lexicon / vocabulary / lexicon = a language user's knowledge of words
- practice = knowledge of how something is usually done
- cognitive factor = something immaterial (as a circumstance or influence) that contributes to producing a result
- equivalent = a person or thing equal to another in value or measure or force or effect or significance etc
- cognitive operation / cognitive process / mental process / operation / process = the performance of some composite cognitive activity
- unconscious process / process = a mental process that you are not directly aware of
- perception = knowledge gained by perceiving
- structure = the complex composition of knowledge as elements and their combinations
- cognitive content / mental object / content = the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned
- information = knowledge acquired through study or experience or instruction
- history = all that is remembered of the past as preserved in writing
- mental attitude / attitude = a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways
Alternative definition of the noun cognition
- The process of knowing.
- [countable] A result of a cognitive process.
Cognition is a record label.
"Cognition" is a musical album of Knave.
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- "Cognition" is a book by Daniel T. Willingham.
- "Cognition" is a book by Tom Rockmore.
- also known as "Cognition: an introduction to Hegel's Phenomenology of spirit"
- Cognition: In science, cognition is the set of all mental abilities and processes related to knowledge: attention, memory & working memory, judgement & evaluation, reasoning & "computation", problem solving & decision making, comprehension & production of language, etc. Human cognition is conscious and unconscious, concrete or abstract, as well as intuitive and conceptual. Cognitive processes use existing knowledge and generate new knowledge.
- also known as 認知
- Cognition: Cognition: International Journal of Cognitive Science is a bimonthly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering cognitive science. It was established in 1972 and is published by Elsevier.
- cognition is a gene ontology group, gene group.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Cognition
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Between Brain and Culture by Christina E. Erneling, David M. Johnson
Therefore, dynamical cognitive science is in the process of demonstrating that cognition is a physical phenomenon in the most substantial and direct sense. If the dynamical approach succeeds, then cognition is not physical because it is ...
by David B. Arciniegas, Thomas P. Beresford
More specifically, cognition refers to the essential processes by which things are known, such as perception, attention, memory, recognition,
by Susan D. Clayton
spatial cognition is an enormous topic, and more than a few researchers have lamented the difficulty in defining the concept (e.g., Foreman 86 Gillett, 1997). Broadly speaking, spatial cognition is the knowledge or understanding of the self in ...
Reinventing Drama (1999)
Acting, Iconicity, Performance by Bruce G. Shapiro
Performance Cognition Cognition is an individual's innate reasoning capacity. It evolves throughout life into a personal habit for developing knowledge out of situations. Performance cognition is the actor's adaptation of this personal habit to ...
by Núria Gala, Reinhard Rapp, Gemma Bel-Enguix
Florida Institute of Human and Machine Cognition, Ocala...
by Dr Brian Carr, Indira Mahalingam
cognition needs to be established, the question arises as to what sort of criterion has to be resorted to. The problem of pramāa has been raised and discussed by the Indian epistemological thinkers precisely against this background.
by George Ritzer, J. Michael Ryan
SOCIAL COGNITION The main position of modern historical sociology, which is another type of general theory, is that there can be no single explanation for all the important transitions in human history. Important contemporary work in that ...
by Ghaoui, Claude
Cognition. 6. Anthony Faiola Indiana University, USA INTRODUCTION With the increasing demand for global communication between countries, it is imperative that we understand the importance of national culture in human communication ...
by J. Radford Thomson
COGNITION. (See Knowledge.) The Term. Its psychological significance. Cognition is a general name which we may apply to all those mental states in which there is made known in consciousness either some affection or activity of the mind ...
by Robert Andrew Wilson, Frank C. Keil
Social Cognition in Animals all cognitive processes do share some basic, defining features, the mind is not an all-purpose information processing device that understands social objects in the same way that it understands tomatoes, ...
by Edward Craig
The point of this focus, according to Logic philosophers, is to be able to trace a cognition or claim to a reliable source as a way of dispelling doubt and ending debate: Yogacarins turn to coherence considerations as the test of truth and ...
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- Cognition Meaning
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- Theories of Language and Cognition
Learn about theories of the relationship between language and cognition. By Carole Yue.
- George Lakoff on Embodied Cognition and Language
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- Language and Cognition
CWRU cognitive science professor Todd Oakley co-teaches a course on language and cognition with Professor Anders Hougaard of the University of Southern ...
- Theories of Language and Cognition
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- Embodied Cognition and Language in 4 minutes
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- Language and Cognition - AGI-08 Discussion Session
This panel discussion is on the Language and Cognition session of AGI-08: The First Conference on Artificial General Intelligence. The discussion is led by ...
- Language, Cognition, and Cultural Evolution
Dr. Leonid Perlovsky February 22, 2008.
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- Cognition and Language: The Dynamics of Beki Language
- Natural Media & Engineering:Cross-Disciplinary Research on Cognition, Language and Gestures
- Law, Language and Cognition CLE Ethics Program Series: Racial Disparities in Legal Outcomes
Held at Brooklyn Law School on March 23, 2015.
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U7 Cognition: Language.
- Unit 7-2 Day 2 Cognition and Language
Dr. Swope teaches about how language forms thought.
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- Language, cognition and brain
- Books of Sensorimotor Cognition and Natural Language Syntax
- Language and cognition - High level descriptors and interpretation
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- Mod-01 Lec-40 Structure, Language, Cognition and Pragmatics
Principles and Parameters in Natural Language by Prof.Rajesh Kumar,Department of Humanities and Social Sciences,IIT Madras.
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Quotes about Cognition
It was an initiation into the love of learning, of learning how to learn, that was revealed to me by my BLS masters as a matter of interdisciplinary cognition-that is, learning to know something by its relation to something else. (Leonard Bernstein)
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Scrabble value of C3O1G2N1I1T1I1O1N1
The value of this 9-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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