Social learning theory
Social learning theory (Albert Bandura) posits that learning is a cognitive process that takes place in a social context and can occur purely through observation or direct instruction, even in the abs...
Social cognition
Social cognition is the encoding, storage, retrieval, and processing, of information about conspecifics (members of the same species). In the area of social psychology, social cognition refers to a sp...
Observational learning
Observational learning is learning that occurs through observing the behavior of others. Albert Bandura, who is known for the classic Bobo doll experiment, identified this basic form of learning in 1...
Social software in education
Social software is used in education. This use of social software is discussed here, with an emphasis on how research results can inform the practice of teachers and learners.
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DeGroot learning
DeGroot learning refers to a rule-of-thumb type of social learning process. The idea was stated in its general form by the American statistician Morris H. DeGroot; antecedents were articulated by John...
DeGroot learning - Wikipedia
Roleplay simulation
Roleplay simulation is a learning method that depends on roleplaying. Learners take on the role profiles of specific characters or organisations in a contrived setting. Roleplay is designed primarily ...
Imitation
Imitation (from Latin imitatio, "a copying, imitation") is an advanced behavior whereby an individual observes and replicates another's behavior. Imitation is also a form of social learning that leads...
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Cognitive imitation
Cognitive imitation is a type of imitation and a type of social learning. Cognitive imitation, like the imitation of motor rules (i.e., motor imitation), involves learning and copying specific rules b...
Emulation (observational learning)
In emulation learning, subjects learn about parts of their environment and use this to achieve their own goals. Observational learning (sometimes called social learning) is based primarily on the work...