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Foundations of Universal Grammar in Planned Action

Mark Steedman

in Language Universals

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195305432
eISBN:
9780199866953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195305432.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

This chapter attempts to link the specific form taken by the universal grammatical mechanism that projects the finite lexicon of any given language onto the infinite set of strings of words paired ... More


Hidden Knowledge in Aesthetic Judgments: Preferences for color and spatial composition

Stephen E. Palmer, Karen B. Schloss, and Jonathan Sammartino

in Aesthetic Science: Connecting Minds, Brains, and Experience

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199732142
eISBN:
9780199918485
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199732142.003.0042
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Aesthetic response is an important aspect of human experience, but surprisingly little is known about why people like some visual displays more than others. We discuss recent empirical results from ... More


The Effects of Social Distinctiveness: The Phenomenology of Being in a Group

Brian Mullen and Carmen Pizzuto

in Distinctiveness and Memory

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195169669
eISBN:
9780199847563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195169669.003.0013
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

What is it like to be a part of a group? What do “We” have in common, and how do “We” differ from “Them?” How do our perceptions of and memories about the ingroup and the outgroup vary as a function ... More


Memory for Bizarre and Other Unusual Events: Evidence from Script Research

Denise Davidson

in Distinctiveness and Memory

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195169669
eISBN:
9780199847563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195169669.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Numerous studies have examined the extent to which adults remember both common and less common, or unusual, events. Often these studies have presented uncommon events that are “bizarre” by presenting ... More


The Role of Adaptation in Color Constancy

Qasim Zaidi

in Fitting the Mind to the World: Adaptation and After-Effects in High-Level Vision

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198529699
eISBN:
9780191689697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198529699.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter discusses the role of adaptation in colour constancy. Colour constancy enables one to recognize objects on the basis of their surface reflectance properties despite changes in the level ... More


Decision Making, Control, and Concept Formation

Martin V. Butz and Esther F. Kutter

in How the Mind Comes into Being: Introducing Cognitive Science from a Functional and Computational Perspective

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780198739692
eISBN:
9780191834462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739692.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

While attention controls the internal, mental focus of attention, motor control directs the bodily control focus. Our nervous system is structured in a cascade of interactive control loops, where the ... More


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