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The best evidence that cognitive processing becomes more efficient is that it gets steadily faster with age. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)Sometimes studies are conducted to determine the nature of cognitive processing differences in a population. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)Both involve teaching of cognitive processes for coming to terms with text. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)We are not alone in having some of the cognitive skills required for intelligent thought. The Descent of Mind - the how and why of intelligence (1990)Social background is still the most powerful predictor of cognitive skills. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He places particular emphasis on giving pupils a sense of continuity between their growing cognitive skills and their own environment. Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)The cognitive processes we are going to discuss next may be regarded as acting upon the mental representations we have outlined above. Educational Psychology in a Changing World (1988)And then, what was the cognitive process that allowed it actually to broadcast it? Times, Sunday Times (2013)Writing is a complex skill involving cognitive, linguistic and perceptual motor abilities. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Nor do new cognitive skills emerge full-blown. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)He found that for tasks that involved little cognitive skill, performance improved when researchers increased bonuses. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Conversely, unfit people have smaller brains and reduced cognitive skills. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Have you tried cognitive behavioural? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Is it deficiency of the national and regional economies, or is it deficiencies of cognitive and occupational skills within the labor force? Politics, Planning and the State (1990)Does cognitive ability really decline as we age and, if so, by how much? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Cognitive and behavioural gains came next, but mastering social skills was a long, difficult process. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It takes you out of your cognitive processes... and that's quite a healing thing. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Thirdly, their specific cognitive skills are quite independent of intelligence as measured on an IQ test. The Descent of Mind - the how and why of intelligence (1990)The point to be made... is that intelligence is not a single thing: it comprises a very wide array of cognitive and other skills. The Descent of Mind - the how and why of intelligence (1990)
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