mental process


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In one form or another there is a five-step mental process in play as one makes one's way along the Stage route.
However, when one considers that the cross-party Richard Commission spent two years studying the devolution issue before presenting their unanimous conclusion that further powers for the assembly were necessary if it was to function efficiently, then I feel that the apparently party-biased gentleman was acting purely on gut instinct and not on the exercise of any mental process.
Only in this way can we understand Macbeth in relation to the depth and complexity of its cultural moment, and grasp the receptive mental process of playgoers in 1606.
In this mental process, we use other people like lightening rods for our frustrations and fears.
Experienced investigators know that by nature, everyone uses an often-unconscious mental process to justify their behavior or cope with personal problems.
but let me quote Barbara Tuchman, writing in the April 1936 issue of Foreign Affairs, reprinted in her Practicing History: "So completely divorced is the Japanese mental process from the Occidental, so devoid of what Westerners call logic, that the Japanese are able to make statements, knowing they present a false picture yet sincerely believing them.
The very mental process that should help the player not to hit the left post is the very reason that he ends up being more likely to hit the left post.
Chapters detail the theory and mental process of reading comprehension, how to select texts, the context and basics of instruction, assessment techniques, and planning and teaching in the context of the three frameworks.
The Princeton research, however, separated sensory inputs from the internal mental process to show that the former can be noisy while the latter is remarkably reliable, said senior investigator Carlos Brody, a Princeton associate professor of molecular biology and the Princeton Neuroscience Institute (PNI), and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator.
1 Reading is an active mental process - unlike TV, books make you use your brain.
Dialing new phone numbers, for instance, often starts with the mental process of splitting 10 digits into three clusters--area code, first three digits, last four digits--and then dialing those until practice makes the motions automatic.
The mental process of being out there and playing seemed to work very well in the Open, and hopefully I can take that forward into majors coming up.
Imagery is a mental process in which an individual experiences the sensory and perceptual processes of an event by consciously visualizing the experience in his or her mind.
Included are self-assessment, defining success, setting goals and mobilizing the mental process of motivation.
We especially want to highlight the vast difference between inferring a mental process as a result of testing under research conditions and identifying a thought with a high degree of reliability in an unwilling, uncooperative, or even unsuspecting subject.