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{Grounded cognition.}
Type of publication: Article
Citation: Barsalou2008
Journal: Annual review of psychology
Volume: 59
Year: 2008
Month: January
Pages: 617--45
ISSN: 0066-4308
URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pu...
DOI: 10.1146/annurev.psych.59.103006.093639
Abstract: Grounded cognition rejects traditional views that cognition is computation on amodal symbols in a modular system, independent of the brain's modal systems for perception, action, and introspection. Instead, grounded cognition proposes that modal simulations, bodily states, and situated action underlie cognition. Accumulating behavioral and neural evidence supporting this view is reviewed from research on perception, memory, knowledge, language, thought, social cognition, and development. Theories of grounded cognition are also reviewed, as are origins of the area and common misperceptions of it. Theoretical, empirical, and methodological issues are raised whose future treatment is likely to affect the growth and impact of grounded cognition.
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Keywords: Cognition, Cognition: physiology, Humans, Imagination, Linguistics, Memory, Psychological Theory, Social Behavior, Social Perception, Symbolism
Authors Barsalou, Lawrence W
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