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The Role of Perceptual Processes in Infant Addition/Subtraction Experiments

Alan M. Slater, J. Gavin Bremner, Scott P. Johnson, and Rachel A. Hayes

in Infant Perception and Cognition: Recent Advances, Emerging Theories, and Future Directions

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195366709
eISBN:
9780199863969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195366709.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Vision

One of the major areas of research into early cognitive development concerns infants' ability to understand number, given that it leads into later numerical and mathematical competence. Accordingly, ... More


Information-Processing Approaches to Infants’ Developing Representation of Dynamic Features

Kelly L. Madole, Lisa M. Oakes, and David H. Rakison

in Infant Perception and Cognition: Recent Advances, Emerging Theories, and Future Directions

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195366709
eISBN:
9780199863969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195366709.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Vision

A primary task for the developing infant is to categorize and represent the large number of complex and wide-ranging objects in the world. Without this ability, memory storage would be overstretched, ... More


Infant Spatial Categorization from an Information Processing Approach

Marianella Casasola

in Infant Perception and Cognition: Recent Advances, Emerging Theories, and Future Directions

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195366709
eISBN:
9780199863969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195366709.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Vision

This chapter outlines recent findings on infant spatial categorization, and examines these findings within the context of a constructivist information-processing approach. This approach offers a ... More


Synopsis

David Marr

in Vision: A Computational Investigation into the Human Representation and Processing of Visual Information

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262514620
eISBN:
9780262289610
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262514620.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

This chapter takes a very broad view of the whole computational approach to vision, inquiring into its most important general features and how they relate to one another, and tries to say something ... More


Aftereffects Reveal That Adaptive Face-Coding Mechanisms Are Selective for Race and Sex

Gillian Rhodes and Emma Jaquet

in The Science of Social Vision

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195333176
eISBN:
9780199864324
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195333176.003.0021
Subject:
Psychology, Vision, Cognitive Neuroscience

This chapter uses face aftereffects to examine the role of adaptive mechanisms in forming visual representations of faces. It argues that such mechanisms may underlie our remarkable ability to ... More


Principles and Conclusions

Edmund T. Rolls

in Computational Neuroscience of Vision

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198524885
eISBN:
9780191689277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524885.003.0013
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

This concluding chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the computational neuroscience of vision. The results show that the responses of many inferior temporal visual cortex neurons have ... More


‘Colour’ As Part of the Format of Different Perceptual Primitives: The Dual Coding of Colour

Rainer Mausfeld

in Colour Perception: Mind and the physical world

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198505006
eISBN:
9780191686764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198505006.003.0013
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

This chapter approaches colour from the perspective of cognitive science, which has marshalled convincing evidence that our mental apparatus is equipped with a rich internal structure pertaining to, ... More


The parietal cortex

Edmund T. Rolls

in Computational Neuroscience of Vision

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198524885
eISBN:
9780191689277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524885.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

This chapter outlines the contribution of the parietal cortex to spatial cognition. It discusses the structure and function in spatial attention and spatial representation of the parietal higher ... More


Scaling

Zhong-Lin Lu and Barbara Dosher

in Visual Psychophysics: From Laboratory to Theory

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780262019453
eISBN:
9780262314930
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262019453.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

The goal of visual psychophysics is the quantification of perceptual experience—understanding the relationship between the external stimulus, the internal representation, and the overt responses. ... More


Sensitivity and Signal-Detection Theory

Zhong-Lin Lu and Barbara Dosher

in Visual Psychophysics: From Laboratory to Theory

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780262019453
eISBN:
9780262314930
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262019453.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

This chapter treats the measurement of visual sensitivity, or how we detect threshold or near-threshold stimuli. It begins with a brief review of the classical methods of measuring thresholds. It ... More


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