abstraction

Known as: abstract concept 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2018
2018
Talkers are recognized more accurately if they are speaking the listeners' native language rather than an unfamiliar language… (More)
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2017
2017
The "blessing of abstraction" refers to the observation that acquiring abstract knowledge sometimes proceeds more quickly than… (More)
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2016
2016
People can conceptualize the same action (e.g. 'riding a bike') at different levels of abstraction (LOA), where higher LOAs… (More)
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2016
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2016
Embodied cognition accounts posit that concepts are grounded in our sensory and motor systems. An important challenge for these… (More)
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2016
2016
The medial prefrontal cortex (mPFC) is reliably activated by both performance and prediction errors. Error signals have typically… (More)
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2016
2016
SEE BURGESS DOI101093/BRAIN/AWW092 FOR A SCIENTIFIC COMMENTARY ON THIS ARTICLE  : Analogical reasoning is at the core of the… (More)
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2016
2016
An important characteristic of knowledge is that it exists at multiple levels of abstraction. This article illustrates how… (More)
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2015
2015
Water abstraction is a prevalent impact in streams and rivers, which is likely to increase in the near future. Because… (More)
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2014
2014
Much work in the field of social cognition shows that adopting an abstract (vs concrete) mindset alters the way people construe… (More)
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2014
2014
Any surviving organism is unique in abstracting and holding its self-identity as experiencing and processing different individual… (More)
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