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Cognitive Psychology: The Science of How We Think
Cognitive psychology is the study of how we think, remember, decide, and perceive. Learn more about how we acquire, process, and store information.
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Cognitive Psychology - About.com
Cognitive psychology is the branch of psychology that focuses on internal states, such as motivation, problem solving, decision-making, thinking, and attention.
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Careers in Cognitive Psychology - Areas, Salary & More
Cognitive psychology is concerned with how people acquire, process and store information. Major areas of interest in cognitive psychology include language, ...
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What Is Cognition? - Psychology - About.com
Cognition refers to all of the mental activities that are involved in learning, remembering, and using knowledge.
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What Is Social Cognition? - Psychology - About.com
Social cognition is an important topic within social psychology focused on how we store, process, and use information about other people.
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Cognitive Dissonance: Why Conflict Can Change ... - Psychology
Do you ever feel uncomfortable when your beliefs don't match up with reality? Psychologists refer to this phenomenon as cognitive dissonance.
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Cognitive Theories of Development - Psychology - About.com
Cognitive theories of development emphasize the role of mental processes such as thinking, recalling, and analyzing. Learn more about cognitive develop ...
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Psychology Theories (Cognitive, Behavioral & More)
Much of what we know about human thought and behavior has emerged thanks to various psychology theories. For example, behavioral theories demonstrated ...
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Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT): How Does It Work? - Psychology
Cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) is a type of short-term treatment that can be highly effective for many disorders. Learn more about how CBT works.
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What Is a Cognitive Bias? - Psychology - About.com
Cognitive biases influence how we think and can lead to errors in decisions and judgments. How do these biases work? What impact do they have? Learn more.
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