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Metacognition

Scope Note: 
Knowledge or beliefs about factors affecting one's own cognitive activities -- also, reflection on or monitoring of one's own cognitive processes, such as memory or comprehension
Category: Learning and Perception
Broader Terms
Cognitive Processes
Narrower Terms
N/A
Use this term instead of
Meditation (2004)
Meta Knowledge
Metamemory
Transcendental Meditation (2004)
Related Terms
Cognitive Ability
Communication Skills
Comprehension
Learning Processes
Learning Strategies
Memory
Metalinguistics
Reflection
Self Control
Self Efficacy
Self Evaluation (Individuals)
Self Motivation
Social Cognition
Study Skills
Thinking Skills
Added to ERIC: 10/29/1980