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Relating to, involved in, or capable of apperception.
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Relating to, involved in, or capable of apperception.
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(ap″ĕr-sep′shŏn) [Fr. fr. L. apperceptio]
The perception and interpretation of sensory stimuli; awareness of the meaning and significance of a particular sensory stimulus as modified by one's own experiences, knowledge, thoughts, and emotions.
apperceptive (a″pĕr-sep′tiv), adjectiveapperceptively (a″pĕr-sep′tiv-lē)
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As previously noted, McDowell recognizes that, insofar as the LBD is interpreted allegorically or analogically, then it must be concluded that, for Hegel, empirical consciousness becomes apperceptive consciousness, or, as I have phrased it, absolute self-consciousness.
The neuropsychological evaluation confirmed visual impairment in the perception of shape and space (apperceptive visual agnosia) and in colour naming (colour anomie), while maintaining perception of colour, topographical spatial disorientation, visuoconstructional impairment, preserving gestalt and simplification and ideomotor praxis for transitive gestures.
They exhibited recognition deficits, which were classified as apperceptive agnosia at different degrees of severity, and manifested different levels of adaptive plasticity over time [11].
In other words, here an apperceptive variation becomes a methodological strategy for opening up the very field of research of the investigation in question (30).
Instruction was a matter of deciding what presentations should be offered to students and how best to tie these presentations together into apperceptive masses.
One may legitimately wonder where accident and coincidence leave off, and apperceptive and noetic processes begin.
Motivation is due to the novelty of the system, but also because the learner is cognitively confronted with problems together with additional data under way that allow for differences in learning abilities, promote agreement and disagreement and prepare for apperceptive knowledge in the classroom.
Apperceptive personality tests are another way of trying to understand the way a person thinks, says David Silber, professor emeritus at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
A successful training program first must take into consideration some established principles of learning and recognize the student's apperceptive base: "The student's past training and experience and his ability to integrate these with his new learning and experiences will materially affect his learning rate." (8)
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But it is also simply the stare as an apperceptive strategy that indicates desire or anger or just an attempt to know that is possessive and coercive.
If one normally begins with the first edition of a text, considering that as the text's purest state, one should remember, at the same time, the apperceptive background of the text, as it moves forward and backward from one country where Haitians live to another.