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In this study, although only a cognitive screening tool was used to study the association of cognitive functions with delusions [24], our patients with DLB and delusions had poorer cognitive function, especially in the domain of mental manipulation, which is also regarded to be an executive function [31].
Six years after the 7 1/2-hour "Satan's Tango," Magyar maverick Bela Tarr makes a stunning feature return with "Werckmeister Harmonies," another hypnotic meditation on popular demagogy and mental manipulation that's a snap at 145 minutes.
We support a science that is rational and humane and an end to the games of mental manipulation played by proponents of the cruel art of vivisection.
californiensis displays its mental manipulation skills when it invades the California killifish.
The first test was in essence a perspective task (Huttenlocher & Presson, 1973), and the second test was a mental manipulation task (Penrod & Petrosko, 2003).
Only trans-cultural education can preempt the mental manipulation that induced war in Iraq and now pursues war with Iran as proponents of The Clash of Civilisations gradually transform that concept into a reality.
Next, he enlists the help of former Northern Ireland Secretary Mo Mowlam for a piece of mental manipulation before undertaking an experiment in the efficiency of the body clock
Although the abacuslike apparatus can be used for more than counting, the average learner needs to do some sophisticated mental manipulation of numbers to be successful.
Mathematical subtraction of the former images from the latter ones yielded a view of brain activity devoted solely to the mental manipulation of speech sounds in the rhyming task, the investigators say.