• Embodiment
  • Marcin MiƂkowski: Explaining the Computational Mind, p. 4 The separation of embodied cognition from extended cognition and situated cognition can be based upon the embodiment thesis, a narrower view of embodiment than that of Varela et al. (wikipedia.org)
  • or that of Dawson: Embodiment thesis: Many features of cognition are embodied in that they are deeply dependent upon characteristics of the physical body of an agent, such that the agent's beyond-the-brain body plays a significant causal role, or a physically constitutive role, in that agent's cognitive processing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Grounded Cognition, concerned with the role of simulations and embodiment in cognition, encompasses Cognitive Linguistics, Situated Action, Simulation and Social Simulation theories. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to Zhang & Norman (1994), the distributed cognition approach has three key components: Embodiment of information that is embedded in representations of interaction Coordination of enaction among embodied agents Ecological contributions to a cognitive ecosystem 'Dcog' studies the "propagation of representational states across media" (Rogers and Ellis, ibid. (wikipedia.org)
  • Foglia
  • RA Wilson and L Foglia, Embodied Cognition in the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy This thesis omits direct mention of some aspects of the "more encompassing biological, psychological and cultural context" included by Varela et al. (wikipedia.org)
  • human
  • This transcript documents select parts of discussions on the confluence of cognition, interaction, design, and human behaviour studies. (springer.com)
  • He instead chose to focus on the human learning experience in everyday life and its importance to the study of cognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Topics included in the domain of numerical cognition include: How do non-human animals process numerosity? (wikipedia.org)
  • Non-human research still has a major place in this field, however, and is especially useful in illuminating which nonverbal behaviors signify components of theory of mind, and in pointing to possible stepping points in the evolution of what many claim to be a uniquely human aspect of social cognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Recently, most non-human theory of mind research has focused on monkeys and great apes, who are of most interest in the study of the evolution of human social cognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • A chief failing of AI is not being able to achieve a complete likeness to human cognition due to the lack of emotion and the impossibility of implementing it into an AI. (wikipedia.org)
  • Similarly, other computational models raise more questions about cognition than they answer, making their contributions much less significant for the understanding of human cognition than other cognitive approaches. (wikipedia.org)
  • Embodied cognition is the theory that many features of cognition, whether human or otherwise, are shaped by aspects of the entire body of the organism. (wikipedia.org)
  • Eleanor Rosch, Evan Thompson, Francisco J. Varela: The Embodied Mind: Cognitive Science and Human Experience pages 172-173 The Varela enactive definition is broad enough to overlap the views of extended cognition and situated cognition, and indeed, these ideas are not always carefully separated. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1962 Douglas C. Engelbart released the report "Augmenting Human Intellect: A Conceptual Framework" which introduced, and laid the groundwork for, augmented cognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many of the same arguments in the debate around human enhancement can be analogized to augmented cognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • aspects
  • It's exciting to be able to use functional brain imaging to see the way children's weight affects the aspects of cognition that influence and underlie achievement," said postdoctoral researcher and co-author Naiman Khan. (psychcentral.com)
  • In philosophy, embodied cognition holds that an agent's cognition is strongly influenced by aspects of an agent's body beyond the brain itself. (wikipedia.org)
  • Disjunctive cognition is a common phenomenon in dreams, first identified by psychoanalyst Mark Blechner, in which two aspects of cognition do not match each other. (wikipedia.org)
  • Blechner has suggested that whenever disjunctive cognitions occur, the two aspects of cognition that are disjunctive are handled in different parts of the brain whose mutual integration is suppressed or shifted during sleep. (wikipedia.org)
  • DCog is a useful approach for (re)designing the technologically mediated social aspects of cognition by putting emphasis on the individual and his/her environment, and the media channels with which people interact, either in order to communicate with each other, or socially coordinate to perform complex tasks. (wikipedia.org)
  • social
  • Implicit cognition also plays a role in social cognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Situated cognition is a theory that posits that knowing is inseparable from doing by arguing that all knowledge is situated in activity bound to social, cultural and physical contexts. (wikipedia.org)
  • John Milton Roberts thought that social organization could be seen as cognition through a community (Roberts 1964). (wikipedia.org)
  • A subfield of the science, Augmented Social Cognition, endeavours to enhance the "ability of a group of people to remember, think, and reason. (wikipedia.org)
  • More technically, social cognition refers to how people deal with conspecifics (members of the same species) or even across species (such as pet) information, include four stages: encoding, storage, retrieval, and processing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Common to social cognition theories is the idea that information is represented in the brain as "cognitive elements" such as schemas, attributions, or stereotypes. (wikipedia.org)
  • One notable theory of social cognition is social schema theory, although it is not the basis of all social cognition studies (for example, see attribution theory). (wikipedia.org)
  • This may influence social cognition and behaviour regardless of whether these judgements are accurate or not. (wikipedia.org)
  • paradigm
  • Quantum cognition is based on the quantum-like paradigm or generalized quantum paradigm or quantum structure paradigm that information processing by complex systems such as the brain, taking into account contextual dependence of information and probabilistic reasoning, can be mathematically described in the framework of quantum information and quantum probability theory. (wikipedia.org)
  • Foundations
  • Recent derivations of the complete quantum formalism from simple operational principles for representation of information supports the foundations of quantum cognition. (wikipedia.org)
  • abilities
  • Major advancements in functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and electroencephalography (EEG) have been pivotal in the emergence of augmented cognition technologies which seek to monitor the user's cognitive abilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • computational
  • Nevertheless, computational cognitive models can still contribute to the study of cognition mostly when it is combined with other research approaches, as implements by John Anderson with his ACT-R model. (wikipedia.org)
  • DCog" is a specific approach to distributed cognition (distinct from other meanings) which takes a computational perspective towards goal-based activity systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • draws
  • He considered that distributed cognition draws from the information processing metaphor of cognitive science where a system is considered in terms of its inputs and outputs and tasks are decomposed into a problem space (Perry, 1998). (wikipedia.org)
  • Memory
  • Singing in a foreign language can significantly improve learning how to speak it, according to a new study published in Springer's journal Memory & Cognition . (springer.com)
  • Gain an understanding of the user in terms of cognition and the areas which the term covers i.e. attention, memory etc. (iol.ie)
  • Memory & Cognition is a peer-reviewed academic journal covering cognitive science. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • Cognition is an international journal that publishes theoretical and experimental papers on the study of the mind. (elsevier.com)
  • field
  • books.google.com - Bringing together a comprehensive and diverse collection of research, theory, and thought, this volume builds a foundation for the new field of Augmented Cognition research and development. (google.com)
  • These and other different approaches to the analysis of cognition are synthesised in the developing field of cognitive science , a progressively autonomous academic discipline . (wikipedia.org)
  • Advances in cognitive, behavioral, and neurological sciences during the 1990s set the stage for the emerging field of augmented cognition - this period has been termed the "Decade of the Brain. (wikipedia.org)
  • tasks
  • The features of cognition include high level mental constructs (such as concepts and categories) and performance on various cognitive tasks (such as reasoning or judgment). (wikipedia.org)
  • principles
  • A paper's theoretical relevance to cognition, overall soundness of the argument and degree of empirical motivation, especially from converging sources, are more important than adherence to specific methodological principles. (elsevier.com)
  • interactions
  • More recent perspectives of situated cognition have focused on and draw from the concept of identity formation as people negotiate meaning through interactions within communities of practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • environments
  • As these tools were primarily used in controlled environments, their further development was essential to pragmatic augmented cognition applications. (wikipedia.org)
  • theory
  • Quantum cognition uses the mathematical formalism of quantum theory to inspire and formalize models of cognition that aim to be an advance over models based on traditional classical probability theory. (wikipedia.org)
  • The quantum cognition project is based on the observation that various cognitive phenomena are more adequately described by quantum information theory and quantum probability than by the corresponding classical theories, see examples below. (wikipedia.org)
  • studies
  • Recently theorists have recognized a natural affinity between situated cognition, New Literacy Studies and new literacies research (Gee, 2010). (wikipedia.org)
  • approach
  • The subjective probability viewpoint on quantum probability which was developed by C. Fuchs and collaborators also supports the quantum cognition approach, especially using of quantum probabilities to describe the process of decision making. (wikipedia.org)
  • In their proposal for an enactive approach to cognition Varela et al. (wikipedia.org)
  • mental
  • It can be seen with this example that implicit cognition is involved with many of the different mental activities and everyday situations of people's daily lives. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mental content is considered to be non-reducible to individual cognition and is more properly understood as off-loaded and extended into the environment, where information is also made available to other agents (Heylighen, Heath, & Overwalle, 2003). (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • Cognition occasionally publishes special issues devoted to a research area that has seen rapid recent progress, promising new approaches, and convergence among different disciplines. (elsevier.com)
  • The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has been one of the primary funding agencies for augmented cognition investigators. (wikipedia.org)
  • The agenda focused on near-, medium-, and long-term research and development goals in key augmented cognition science and technology areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • simulation
  • The second section discusses Augmented Cognition applications such as simulation and training, intent-driven user interfaces, closed-loop command and control systems, then goes on to explore lessons learned to date, and future directions in Augmented Cognition-enabled HCI. (google.com)
  • disciplines
  • Because Cognition enjoys a wide readership from many disciplines, authors should explicitly consider the general theoretical issues raised by their work and its relevance to other topics and methods. (elsevier.com)
  • manipulation
  • Cognition goes beyond the manipulation of symbols to include the emergence of order and structure evolving from active engagement with the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • representations
  • It would be a mistake, however, to suppose that cognition consists simply of building maximally accurate representations of input information. (wikipedia.org)
  • In general terms, they consider a distributed cognition system to have two components: internal and external representations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Distributed cognition views a system of cognition as a set of representations propagated through specific media, and models the interchange of information between these representational media. (wikipedia.org)