cognitive scientist

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a scientist who studies cognitive processes

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In exploring the ethical questions of self-driving cars, lyad Rahwan, an MIT cognitive scientist, has confirmed that people are selfish: "People buying these cars, they want cars that prioritize the passenger," says Rahwan--but they want other people's cars to protect pedestrians instead (SN Online: 6/23/16).
To support his views, Johnson draws on a wealth of knowledge compiled by cognitive scientists over the past half-century.
In this field, a professional practitioner or researcher is called a psychologist and can be classified as a social, behavioral, or cognitive scientist.
For centuries researchers believed this number may be very small, maybe six -- happiness, surprise, sadness, anger, disgust and fear," Aleix Martinez, a cognitive scientist and associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at Ohio State University told Xinhua.
The 14 selected papers by philosopher, linguist, logician, cognitive scientist, and computer scientist Kamp cover events, temporal reference, and discourse; semantics and pragmatics; vagueness; discourse representation; presupposition; and propositional attitudes.
ANDREW is a cognitive scientist, a brain expert who believes he has no heart and none of us has a soul.
This interesting book edited by cognitive scientist Ron Sun argues for incorporating cognitive (i.
Avram Noam Chomsky is an American linguist, cognitive scientist, logician, historian, political critic and activist.
That was the focus of a study done by cognitive scientist Carmen Simon.
Mr Gove says that American cognitive scientist Daniel T Willingham has suggested that students are motivated to learn if they enjoy "the pleasurable rush that comes from successful thought".
Molaison contributed "more to our understanding of the brain than had been learned in the previous 100 years," said Robert Desimone, a cognitive scientist at MIT.
Alongside these personal memories are video recordings from cognitive scientist Marvin Minsky, who discusses the legacy of the Turing Machine.
Our goal was not only to develop a tool that could be used at home, but also to help folks stick with rehabilitation," said Alexandra Geyer, senior cognitive scientist at Aptima Inc.
Similarly, instead of quoting a single cognitive scientist about the deficiencies of project-based learning, Pondiscio should examine the National Research Council's 2005 volume on "How Students Learn: History, Mathematics, and Science in the Classroom" or the excellent research synthesis on project-based learning in the 2006 Cambridge Handbook of the Learning Sciences.
A Cognitive Scientist Answers Questions About How the Mind Works and What It Means for the Classroom.
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