The book provides a model for the processing of information in the mind. It includes chapters on the brain, sensory recording, attention, memory, acts of thought and metacognitive decision making. Ways of supervising and improving the act of processing information are suggested in order to avoid common pitfalls. Application of the theories outlined in this book will enable the reader to engineer or construct his own cognition by gaining control and supervision (metacognition).
Danacode:   110-20037 ISBN:  965-226-211-0 Language:   Hebrew Pages:   294 Weight:   580 gr Dimensions:  16X23 cm Publication Date:   01/2003 Publisher:   Bar-Ilan University Press
This study presents Merleau-Ponty's theory of the ''field of perception'' as a key concept through which we may reach a more comprehensive understanding of ourselves in the world. This concept can enable us to bypass the subject-object dualism characteris
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