What is the relationship between person perception and social cognition?

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Perception is the process of recognizing and interpreting sensory stimuli. Social cognition is how people process, store, and apply information about other people and social situations.


Perception is how we intepret, make thought and process information that we had gathered in our surroundings as an individuals. Each and everyone has a thought process and can perceive our information. With it comes to social cognition, Social cognition is basically how our perception and gatherign of information can be altered or affected in a social setting. How our thoughts and perceptions are influenced by other thoughts and perception. It's just our brains interacting with other brains.