is the scientific study of mind and mental function, including learning, memory, attention, perception, reasoning, language, conceptual development, and decision making. The modern study of cognition rests on the premise that the brain can be understood as a complex computing system.
Cognitive Psychology - The actions of People are guided by the way they understand and interpret information
Cognitive psychology is the scientific investigation of all the mental abilities: perceiving, learning, remembering, thinking, reasoning, and understanding.
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