Exploring what beliefs are, their formation, the evolutionary purpose of beliefs, and how they are influenced by emotions and motivated reasoning.
Three Types of Emotional Belief - Including the attribution theory of emotion and mood, sentiments, motivated reasoning, and the affect infusion model.
While learning can be defined as a fairly permanent change in behavior brought about by experience, stimulus learning includes those things we learn through our senses, known as Perceptual Learning, and by exposure to...
When we receive information which conflicts with, and is incompatible with, our preconceived beliefs we often go into a state of cognitive dissonance and we become more swayed towards our own beliefs.
Exploring four theories of emotion - Ekman's basic emotions, social constructivism, emotional dimensions, and Lazarus' cognitive appraisal theory.
Human beings are sentient, and resulting is our need to understand who and what we are. "Does the mind exist?" is a significant question for both the field of Psychology, and the common person.
Cognitive Development throughout the Lifetime: Age Differences in Memory-Memory gets us far in life. Take care of your memory before it is too late! Work on your memory as part of your daily routine.
In the AS Unit 1 psychology exam 'Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology and Research Methods' you will have to be able to talk about the Multi-Store Model of Memory and the Working Memory Model and compare the...
Cognitive Psychology Mid-term Study Guide
This hub explains and critically analyses bottom-up theories of sensation and perception within the realm of cognitive psychology. These include template, prototype and feature-detection theories.