Applied Metacognition

Synopsis

There is a growing theoretical and practical interest in the topic of metacognition: how mental processses are monitored and controlled. This study overviews the relationship between theories in metacognition and their real-world applications. In addition to a theoretical overview, chapters cover metacognition in three areas: education, everyday life memory and in diverse populations.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Bennett L. Schwartz
  • Timothy J. Perfect
  • Lisa K. Son
  • Ruth H. Maki
  • Michael J. McGuire
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Cambridge, England
Publication year:
  • 2002