Metacognition

Known as: Metacognitions 
Awareness and understanding of one's own thought processes.
National Institutes of Health

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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The ability to reflect on one's own mental processes, termed metacognition, is a defining feature of human existence [1, 2… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The feeling that we are agents, intentionally making things happen by our own actions, is foundational to our understanding of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
I~ ..~ 1P ;~i, ',' :'\:1' i WC '~ ~" '{,if: Why should researchers of cognition investigate metacognition? This chapter… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Preschool and elementary school children were asked to study a set of items until they were sure they could recall them perfectly… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The metacognitions questionnaire (MCQ) measures individual differences in a selection of metacognitive beliefs, judgments and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Although they have their differences, educational practitioners and academic researchers largely agree on a broad goal: to… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Researchers have begun to explore animals' capacities for uncertainty monitoring and metacognition. This exploration could extend… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The relationship between metacognition and executive control is explored. According to an analysis by Fernandez-Duque, Baird, and… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
When people furnish their goal intentions ("I intend to attain the goal x!") with implementation intentions ("I will initiate the… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Four experiments contrasted the cue-familiarity hypothesis of feeling-of-knowing judgments (FKJs) and tip-of-the-tongue feelings… (More)
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