28 notes tagged with "cognition"

Embodiment and Human Nature

Embodiment and Human Nature Context Embodied cognition, the idea that the mind is not only connected to the body but that the body…

Tagged with: #psychology, #philosophy, #cognition, #literature-notes

Published on a year ago

Flaws in Human Thinking

Wishful thinking : Prioritize information that puts yourself in a good light - and ignore the distressing aspects. Conservatism : Difficulty…

Tagged with: #literature-notes, #cognition, #meta-cognition, #psychology

Published on 9 months ago

How to think clearly

Shortcut Method: Try to explain the concept to a child(ELI5). Its often difficult to understand why you want or like something. You need…

Tagged with: #literature-notes, #cognition, #meta-cognition, #understanding, #pkm

Published on 7 months ago

Neuroscience of Creativity, Perception, and Confirmation Bias

All behavior is to reduce uncertainty - uncertainty brings stress. Creativity is seeing things differently - and that starts with…

Tagged with: #literature-notes, #psychology, #cognition, #creativity, #uncertainty, #epistemology

Published on 6 months ago

Think Again by Adam Grant

In a constantly changing environment, it pays to be able to change your mind. You should know how to re-think - so as to integrate new…

Tagged with: #literature-notes, #cognition, #meta-cognition, #psychology

Published on 4 months ago

Anthropology

Anthropology is the study of humanity. It asks the same questions philosophers have asked - but only questions about humans(Why language…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #anthropology, #society, #cognition, #philosophy

Published on 9 months ago

Being mindful of defensive thinking

When we encounter ideas that are contrary to what we believe, we have a mental barrier that automatically defends against it. We can only…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #cognition, #mindset

Published on 7 months ago

Bloom's Taxonomy(Revised)

Bloom's Taxonomy is a hierarchical system that orders cognitive tasks that can be used to help teach and learn. Remember Recall information…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #learning, #teaching, #cognition, #pkm, #knowledge, #framework

Published on 3 months ago

Cognitive Dissonance

When someone holds beliefs, ideas, values that are contradictory to each other, it creates psychological stress. People will do all they can…

Tagged with: #psychology, #behavior, #permanent-notes, #cognition

Published on a year ago

Cognitive Flexibility Theory

Assumptions/Core syllogism of CFT Learning is creating mental models of concepts Learners tend to over simplify/make simplistic…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #cognition, #learning, #mental-models

Published on 4 months ago

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