Cognitive Activity

Some articles on cognitive activity, cognitive:

Six Views of Embodied Cognition
... Cognitive activity takes place in the context of a real-world environment, and inherently involves perception and action." One example of this is moving around a room while, at the same time, trying to ... "We off-load cognitive work onto the environment ... limits on attention and working memory), we exploit the environment to reduce the cognitive workload ...
Theories On The Experience of Emotions - Cognitive Theories
... now incorporating cognition, several theories began to argue that cognitive activity in the form of judgments, evaluations, or thoughts was entirely necessary for an emotion to occur ... Richard Lazarus who argued that emotions must have some cognitive intentionality ... The cognitive activity involved in the interpretation of an emotional context may be conscious or unconscious and may or may not take the form of conceptual ...

Famous quotes containing the words activity and/or cognitive:

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