SCRIPT

Mental representational format which outlines the basic actions needed to complete a more complex action. Organized depiction which includes a series of theoretical dependencies assembled collectively to comprehend the semantic interactions inherent in daily human scenarios; created to assist computer-based story comprehension.

SCRIPT: "The theory of a cognitive script was created in 1966 by U.S. cognitive and computer scientist Roger C. Schank and U.S. psychologist Robert I. Abelson (1928-)."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SCRIPT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/script/ (accessed September 20, 2021).
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