Definition of Exemplars

Definition of Exemplars Exemplars The definition of exemplars refers to the typical representatives of a category.   References Sternberg, R. Sternberg, K & Mio, J. (2012). Attention. Cognitive Psychology (6t ed.). Mason, Ohio: Cengage.            

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Definition of Event Related Potential

Definition of Event Related Potential Event Related Potential The definition of event related potential refers to an electrophysiological response to a stimulus, whether internal or external.   References Sternberg, R. Sternberg, K & Mio, J. (2012). Attention. Cognitive Psychology (6t ed.). Mason, Ohio: Cengage.              

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Definition of Episodic Memory

Definition of Episodic Memory Episodic Memory The definition of episodic memory refers to the storing of personally experienced events or episodes.   References Sternberg, R. Sternberg, K & Mio, J. (2012). Attention. Cognitive Psychology (6t ed.). Mason, Ohio: Cengage.            

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Definition of Episodic Buffer

Definition of Episodic Buffer Episodic Buffer The definition of episodic buffer refers to a limited-capacity system that is capable of binding information from the subsidiary systems and from long-term memory into a unitary episodic representation.   References Sternberg, R. Sternberg, K & Mio, J. (2012). Attention. Cognitive Psychology (6t ed.). Mason, Ohio: Cengage.            

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Definition Encoding Specificity

Definition Encoding Specificity Encoding Specificity The definition encoding specificity refers to what is recalled depends on what is encoded in memory.   References Sternberg, R. Sternberg, K & Mio, J. (2012). Attention. Cognitive Psychology (6t ed.). Mason, Ohio: Cengage.            

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Definition of Encoding in Psychology

Definition of Encoding in Psychology Encoding in Psychology The definition of encoding in psychology refers to how you transform a physical, sensory input into a kind of representation that can be placed into memory.   References Sternberg, R. Sternberg, K & Mio, J. (2012). Attention. Cognitive Psychology (6t ed.). Mason, Ohio: Cengage.            

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Definition of Empiricist

Definition of Empiricist Empiricist The definition of empiricist refers to one who believes that we acquire knowledge via empirical evidence.   References Sternberg, R. Sternberg, K & Mio, J. (2012). Attention. Cognitive Psychology (6t ed.). Mason, Ohio: Cengage.            

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Definition of Emotional Intelligence

Definition of Emotional Intelligence Emotional Intelligence The definition of emotional intelligence refers to the ability to perceive and express emotion, assimilate emotion in thought, understand and reason with emotion, and regulate emotion in the self and others.   References Sternberg, R. Sternberg, K & Mio, J. (2012). Attention. Cognitive Psychology (6t ed.). Mason, Ohio: Cengage.            

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Global Workspace Theory of Consciousness

Global Workspace Theory of Consciousness Consciousness is a concept that contains a multitude of various theories and concepts associated with awareness and attention (Sternberg, Sternberg, & Mio, 2012). Consciousness, when formulated with attention consists of two moderate sets that overlap and encompass casual roles in cognition. This overlapping in cognition consists of three purposes, which include the first pertaining to environment, the second with linking past memories with our present sensations…

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