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JSP Scopes
Implicit ObjectDescription
1pageScopeScoped variables from page scope
2requestScopeScoped variables from request scope
3sessionScopeScoped variables from session scope
4applicationScopeScoped variables from application scope
5paramRequest parameters as strings
6paramValuesRequest parameters as collections of strings
7headerHTTP request headers as strings
8headerValuesHTTP request headers as collections of strings
9initParamContext-initialization parameters
10cookieCookie values
11pageContextThe JSP PageContext object for the current page

So session and sessionScope are same but differs in context they are used. More specifically session is object and sessionScope is map (key, value) of Attribute and its value.