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Page 293 of Psychological Review Vol. 54, Issue 5 [page]

1947 Psychological Review  
Both actually and potentially, knowledge of the forms, positions, and movements of things, and of other living beings, and of how to move about among them, is of the greatest use to an animal, and not  ...  But, very obviously, it is not the only type of knowledge acquired by the higher animals and by man.  ... 

Math schemata and the origins of number representations

Susan Carey
2008 Behavioral and Brain Sciences  
My proposal concerns how new primitive symbols are coined and how they come to have the appropriate conceptual role.  ...  they are acquired.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0140525x08005608 pmid:25035525 pmcid:PMC4097143 fatcat:2udpffgspzcxhjsd4rumlpqbdq

THE INFLUENCE OF LANGUAGE ON CONCEPT FORMATION IN ARTIFICIAL AGENTS

JOACHIM DE GREEFF, FRÉDÉRIC DELAUNAY, TONY BELPAEME
2010 The Evolution of Language  
We argue that our model is a feasible way of acquiring conceptual knowledge in a linguistic relativism spirit.  ...  For any cognitive system to behave properly within a dynamic, ever changing natural environment, the ability to work with concepts is quite important.  ... 
doi:10.1142/9789814295222_0063 fatcat:zprx4nmyhfeibk4xiczfdptpjm

What's so good about placement learning?

M Luntley
2002 Postgraduate medical journal  
But if that is right, what becomes of the concept of experiential knowledge, the idea that there is something contextualised about the wisdom acquired in situ on the ward and in the community?  ...  They involve complex systems, such as people, whose gross behaviour cannot be predicted in a linear fashion from knowledge of how the elements are functioning.  ... 
doi:10.1136/pmj.78.925.637 pmid:12496313 pmcid:PMC1742567 fatcat:d3g6ahkglvbofamfrjvlingrmu

Page 4275 of Psychological Abstracts Vol. 79, Issue 10 [page]

1992 Psychological Abstracts  
Results indicated an extremely wide range of knowledge about AIDS.  ...  The most important predictors of knowledge of how HIV is not transmitted were awareness of the health authorities’ version of the risks of trans- mission, confidence in the health authorities’ acquired  ... 

Page 3458 of Psychological Abstracts Vol. 83, Issue 9 [page]

1996 Psychological Abstracts  
system for biological phe- nomena (or naive biology) have © what functions does it have in children’s lives © how is it acquired in ontogenesis © how does its early version change as children grow older  ...  © is it universal across cultures and through history propose that young children’s biological knowledge system has at least 3 components, that is, knowledge needed to specify the target objects of biology  ... 

Integrating Case-Based and Model-Based Reasoning: A Computational Model of Design Problem Solving

Ashok K. Goel
1992 The AI Magazine  
new design knowledge, (9) the mechanism for chunking information about a design into a new case, and (10) the mechanism for storing a new case in memory for potential reuse in the future.  ...  new design knowledge, (9) the mechanism for chunking information about a design into a new case, and (10) the mechanism for storing a new case in memory for potential reuse in the future.  ... 
doi:10.1609/aimag.v13i2.1000 dblp:journals/aim/Goel92 fatcat:3ouyomldt5bbvieef2mk4j2prq

Conceptual Understanding of Electrical Circuits in Secondary Vocational Engineering Education: Combining Traditional Instruction with Inquiry Learning in a Virtual Lab

Bas Kollöffel, Ton de Jong
2013 Journal of Engineering Education  
However, students often lack conceptual understanding. Purpose (Hypothesis) The aim of this study was to find out how the acquisition of conceptual understanding can be facilitated.  ...  use of formulas, and how to build circuits.  ...  about how a specific variable (e.g., current) would behave in the different circuits.  ... 
doi:10.1002/jee.20022 fatcat:7ky7yhtkyraxdalxjdeprwbizy

Environment and Goals Jointly Direct Category Acquisition

Bradley C. Love
2005 Current Directions in Psychological Science  
Existing models of category learning, such as exemplar and prototype models, neglect the role of goals in shaping conceptual organization.  ...  SUSTAIN'S OPERATION SUSTAIN simulates how humans incrementally acquire category knowledge and can be used to generate trial-by-trial predictions of behavior.  ...  One challenge for psychological research is to determine how humans acquire and represent categories.  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.0963-7214.2005.00363.x fatcat:ajuy2du6jnbwxeubzc64swu5vi

A Prototype Knowledge-Based Tool for Software Engineering Adoption and Implementation [chapter]

P. Fowler, I. García-Martín, N. Juristo, L. Levine
1996 Diffusion and Adoption of Information Technology  
The knowledge engineering process for this system helped to integrate and translate research and practice from software engineering technology adoption and implementation within the field of technology  ...  This paper describes work that explores how tools can help change agents in software organizations incorporate new software engineering tools and methods more effectively.  ...  During the conceptualization stage, knowledge engineers are working at the conceptual level.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-34982-4_4 fatcat:hkhhy3z5obft3b5cl5vwm3uwuu

Ontology: A Case for Disease and Drug Knowledge Discovery

Onuiri Ernest, Oyindolapo Komolafe, Shade O., Awodele Oludele
2016 Communications on Applied Electronics  
The use of collaborative filtering and multi-agent systems can be used as a method of acquiring new knowledge. ii.  ...  As a matter of fact, the efficacy and efficiency of these range of predictive systems predictive systems are hugely dependent on how well the knowledge has been represented whether by ontology or other  ... 
doi:10.5120/cae2016652362 fatcat:rlxq4rjg6jdkfosyirwwwfrspi

Kits for learning and a kit for kitmaking

Carol Strohecker, Adrienne Slaughter
2000 CHI '00 extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems - CHI '00  
The kits support construction of two-dimensional, graphical structures that behave in characteristic ways when activated.  ...  The kits support construction of two-dimensional, graphical structures that behave in characteristic ways when activated.  ...  Over time, through repeated constructions of squares, the person no longer thinks about how the shape was formed. Understanding the shape becomes a matter of intuition, basic knowledge.  ... 
doi:10.1145/633292.633376 dblp:conf/chi/StroheckerS00 fatcat:w22w7gaitngjhbahxgwhdikmru

Grounding conceptual knowledge in modality-specific systems

Lawrence W. Barsalou, W. Kyle Simmons, Aron K. Barbey, Christine D. Wilson
2003 Trends in Cognitive Sciences  
Conversely, researchers increasingly report evidence that knowledge is grounded in modalityspecific systems, and see how these systems could help to implement a fully functional conceptual system.  ...  (in press) c Barsalou, L.W. (1999) Perceptual symbol systems. Behav.  ... 
doi:10.1016/s1364-6613(02)00029-3 pmid:12584027 fatcat:r5p3jerhsjfbbajwfow7gvt7zm

Kits for learning and a kit for kitmaking

Carol Strohecker, Adrienne Slaughter
2000 CHI '00 extended abstracts on Human factors in computer systems - CHI '00  
The kits support construction of two-dimensional, graphical structures that behave in characteristic ways when activated.  ...  The kits support construction of two-dimensional, graphical structures that behave in characteristic ways when activated.  ...  Over time, through repeated constructions of squares, the person no longer thinks about how the shape was formed. Understanding the shape becomes a matter of intuition, basic knowledge.  ... 
doi:10.1145/633349.633376 fatcat:hq75c5p53varzoxhcgerdwxrt4

IBN BĀJJA ON TAṢAWWUR AND TAṢDĪQ: SCIENCE AND PSYCHOLOGY

Miquel Forcada
2014 Arabic Sciences and Philosophy: A Historical Journal  
/thinking dichotomy actually behaves guided by the latest findings of the scientific research in the different fields dedicated for the study of the human mind.  ...  The two intellectual functions of learning; perception and thinking -as illustrated-are capable of describing the process of conceptual learning through which a multi-component image schema or a meaningful  ...  The four different thinking styles and those denoted for perception apply their function through the different memory systems to acquire knowledge through the process of conceptual 46 American Journal  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0957423913000106 fatcat:25vry2kmtfdl5axcvbwh4fjlnq
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