What is Attention? It’s Definitions, History, Process, Types, etc

May I have your Attention please!!! A large number of stimuli hit upon our sense organs simultaneously, but we do not notice all of them at the same time. Only a selected few of them are noticed. “paying attention” is concentrating—shutting out other activities or Read More …

Best Scientific Research Methods to study Cognitive Psychology

Following are the best Methods to study cognitive psychology. Naturalistic Observation Introspection or Self Report Experiments or Laboratory/ Controlled Observation Quasi-Experiments Neuropsychological tools Naturalistic Observation– Observation means watching, monitoring, scrutiny, examination, or inspection. Best way to study something is to watch them/ it behave (eat, Read More …

Fascinating History of Cognitive Psychology!

Why we need to study History of Cognitive Psychology? Two things- First, there are various schools of psychology like Structuralism, Functionalism, Psychoanalysis, Behaviorism etc, still this  school of psychology emerge & prevails. So we need to understand how it has done it. Second, We need Read More …

What is Sensation & its simple types as per psychophysics?

We all have sensed so many things in our daily life like cold, hot, bright, painful, exciting, etc. What we get from our senses; for example nose for smell, ears for hearing, tough for taste, and skin for touch. So, what is sensation? a simple Read More …