As nouns the difference between manipulation and cognitivism
is that manipulation
is manipulation while cognitivism
is (philosophy) the view that ethical sentences express propositions and are therefore capable of being true or false.
The practice of manipulating or the state of being manipulated.
The skillful use of the hands in, for example, chiropractic.
- The dealer's manipulations could have removed cards from the deck.
The management of some situation, especially for one’s own advantage.
- After a few minutes of manipulation each week, she obtained days of relief from her neck pain.
The usage of psychological influence over a person or situation to gain an outcome.
- He found that the new manager was known for his Machiavellian manipulations in his last two positions.
- The counselor was able to reach the disturbed teen through positive psychological manipulation .
(philosophy) The view that ethical sentences express propositions and are therefore capable of being true or false.
(arts) The view that a work of art is valuable if it contributes to knowledge.
(psychology) The view that mental function can be understood as the internal manipulation of symbols according to a set of rules.