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Skill Learning, Enhancement of

  • By: Alice F. Healy
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

Skill learning involves experience that leads to improvements in performance. This concept must be distinguished from the similar concept of knowledge acquisition. For skill learning, performance requires attaining procedures, whereas for knowledge acquisition, it requires ...