SENTIENCE By N., Sam M.S. - 22 1. The most primitive and simple form of cognition. 2. The state of being sentient. SENTIENCE: "Sentience consists of being aware of stimuli without interpreting it." Related Psychology Terms DREAM-STATE (D-STATE, REM- STATE) Comparison of Assessment Tools JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) MANIC-DEPRESSIVE REACTION (DEPRESSIVE PHASE) REACTION TIME (Response Latency) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) STIMULUS (literally “goad”) PANPSYCHISM ATARACTIC (Atanndc) ANTISOCIAL REACTION Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SENTIENCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sentience/ (accessed July 2, 2022).