Cognitive Sciences

What are Cognitive Sciences?

Cognitive science is the interdisciplinary study of mind and intelligence, embracing philosophy, psychology, artificial intelligence, neuroscience, linguistics, and anthropology.
[Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy]

An interdisciplinary science that draws on many fields (as psychology, artificial intelligence, linguistics, and philosophy) in developing theories about human perception, thinking, and learning.
[Merriam-Webster]

Cognitive science can be roughly summed up as the scientific interdisciplinary study of the mind. … It results from the efforts of researchers working in … philosophy, psychology, linguistics, artificial intelligence, robotics, and neuroscience.
[In “Cognitive Science” by Friedenberg and Silverman]