Mental Operations

Some articles on mental operations, mental, operations:

James Rowland Angell - Functional Psychology
... Functional psychology is interested in mental operations by way of mental activity and its relation to the larger biological forces ... must consider the evolution of the mental operations in humans as one particular way to deal with the conditions of our environment ... Mental operations by themselves are of little interest ...
Keystroke-level Model - Example Calculation
... The placement of the keystrokes and pointer operations are straightforward, but the placement of the mental operations is not ... Mental operations are placed by a set of rules that require some interpretation, such as determining a conceptual "cognitive unit" or grouping of actions ... Mental operations are inserted before each cognitive unit to account for cognitive preparation and decision-making ...
Shea Zellweger - Contribution
... efficiency of learning and performing logical operations ... laid out rows and columns of truth tables, ordinary operations in both notations are easier to perform during the act of computational writing ... The lack of mental and written efficiency in the use of traditional PWR symbols may be because they are not icons ...

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