16 notes tagged with "cognition"

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 to…

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

Published on 23rd June, 2021

Impact of Metaphor Thinking

Issues that come with Metaphorical Thinking idea in Conceptual Metaphor Theory We overlook the metaphorical nature of our understanding…

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

Published on 26th December, 2020

Metaphor

Metaphors are mental concepts, not simply words Metaphor is often not based on similarity We use metaphors all day every day to perceive…

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

Published on 19th April, 2021

Mere-Exposure Effect

Psychological phenomenon by which people tend to develop a preference for things merely because they are familiar with them. Doing something…

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

Published on 5th January, 2021

Religion, a mode of knowing

Religious thinking is embedded in our cognitive process - its a mode of knowing. Has Science made Religion Useless?

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

Published on 26th July, 2021

Second-order thinking

This is a tool that makes you think of the long term consequences of your decisions. Process... Think of the decision you are considering…

Tagged with: #permanent-notes, #decision-making, #rationality, #framework, #cognition

Published on 10th July, 2021

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