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For questions about the history of the field of psychology and the cognitive sciences
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For questions on expertise and expert performance and how experts may differ from non-experts in terms of their development, training, reasoning, knowledge, social support, and innate talent.
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For questions about achieving an endpoint in a task, whether the evaluation of said task is formal or informal
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For questions related to fatigue of the mental faculties, which can manifest as somnolence, lack of attention, or loss of consciousness
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For questions regarding natural language processing. Note that this tag should not be used for neurolinguistic programming questions.
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generated and integrated into existing neural circuits in both developing and adult individuals.
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For questions about the psychology of getting large or small groups together to perform a task.
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For questions about an individual's level or attachment or devotion to another person or organization.
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Questions about the vestibular system, the part of the brain regulating balance and spatial awareness.
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The subject of a person's capacity to monitor and regulate their own behaviour. Possibly related to self-control. The maintenance of one's emotional and mental processes.
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The conscious or subconscious delay of doing or facing a task or situation, to circumvent some degree of uncomfortability. Whether that uncomfortability be simple or profound, eg from boredom to deepl…
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The subjective experience of sensory perceptions, including taste, sight, smell, hearing, and touch.
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Measurable or perceived similarities between individuals, behaviour, personality types, disorders, illnesses, neurological patterns.
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an interdisciplinary science that draws on knowledge from many related fields including biomechanics, physiology, kinesiology and psychology. It involves the study of how psycholog…
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unfocused and unable to remain on a single topic, usually taking place during moments of inattentiveness
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For questions about the effect of prior experience on future learning.
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The effect of a large group's estimate, answer, or decision being as (or more) accurate as the response given by any of the individuals within the group.
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The creation of rationale to alleviate psychological discomfort caused by the evidence presented by facts that contradict beliefs and ideas that the individual is reluctant to reevaluate.
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A computational modeling paradigm that models phenomena as dynamical systems of interacting autonomous agents.
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Questions about the cognitive bias of anchoring, where an initial piece of information will have a greater weight of importance than latter information.
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Theory of how the mind processes and organizes perceptual information as a whole, rather than as individual components
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The lobes at the foremost part of the brain. Associated with reasoning. Concerned with conscious processes; including the inhibition of processes arising from the subconscious.
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For questions regarding the halo effect. How to recognize it, deal with it and possibly alleviate it in particular situations.
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a collection of personality inventory items available in the public domain which assess the Big Five personality traits
The feeling or behaviour indicating superiority towards others, excessive pride and possible grandstanding. Possibly linked with grandiosity.