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{{Definition|'''Cognition''' is an intellectual process that produces knowledge from [[perception]] or ideas. It describes the conscious operations of the mind by which one becomes aware of thoughts and perceptions, including all aspects of perceiving, thinking, and remembering.}}
 
{{Definition|'''Cognition''' is an intellectual process that produces knowledge from [[perception]] or ideas. It describes the conscious operations of the mind by which one becomes aware of thoughts and perceptions, including all aspects of perceiving, thinking, and remembering.}}
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{{Quotation|The process of receiving, processing, storing, and using information. allpsych.com/dictionary/higher intellectual functioning including awareness, perception, reasoning, memory, and problem solving.|[CTRU, 2004]}}
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== References ==
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*[CTRU, 2004]: Clinical Trials Research Unit, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, 2004.
  
 
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[[Category: Glossary]]

Revision as of 11:11, 23 June 2005

Cognition is an intellectual process that produces knowledge from perception or ideas. It describes the conscious operations of the mind by which one becomes aware of thoughts and perceptions, including all aspects of perceiving, thinking, and remembering.
The process of receiving, processing, storing, and using information. allpsych.com/dictionary/higher intellectual functioning including awareness, perception, reasoning, memory, and problem solving.
[CTRU, 2004]


References

  • [CTRU, 2004]: Clinical Trials Research Unit, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, 2004.