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.
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]