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The Product: Strategic Effect

Colin S. Gray

in The Strategy Bridge: Theory for Practice

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199579662
eISBN:
9780191594458
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579662.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Strategy, like war broadly and warfare narrowly, has no intrinsic value. Strategy has worth only for its product, which is strategic effect. This is the master concept that explains the need for ... More


Is Religion Bad For Our Health? Saints, Martyrs, and Terrorists

David Fergusson

in Faith and Its Critics: A Conversation

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199569380
eISBN:
9780191702051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199569380.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter weighs the good effects and bad effects of religion, by citing examples of saints, martyrs, and terrorists. New atheism sometimes broadcasts religion variously as the cause of disorder, ... More


White’s Effect in Lightness, Color, and Motion

Stuart Anstis

in Seeing Spatial Form

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195172881
eISBN:
9780199847570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172881.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

According to the work of White (1979), the background is a grating of black and white stripes, whose gray segments differ in hue based on the stripes they replace. This change in hue is deemed to be ... More


Gravitational, Inertial, and Motional Effects

Helmut Rauch and Samuel A. Werner

in Neutron Interferometry 2nd Edn: Lessons in Experimental Quantum Mechanics, Wave-Particle Duality, and Entanglement

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198712510
eISBN:
9780191780813
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712510.003.0008
Subject:
Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

The first experiment in which gravity and quantum mechanics play simultaneous important roles was carried out by Colella, Overhauser, and Werner (COW). This and subsequent versions of this experiment ... More


The Wedding Cake Illusion: Interaction of Geometric and Photometric Factors in Induced Contrast and Assimilation

Branka Spehar and Colin W. G. Clifford

in The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199794607
eISBN:
9780190654795
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794607.003.0059
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Vision

Lightness induction is the shift in surface appearance caused by adjacent or nearby surfaces. Spatial context can make a surface appear more different from (contrast) or more similar to ... More


Color Assimilation

Frederick A. A. Kingdom

in The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199794607
eISBN:
9780190654795
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794607.003.0050
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Vision

Color assimilation, also known as the Von Bezold spreading effect, is the phenomenon in which the perceived color of a region shifts toward that of its neighbor. This chapter describes the ... More


The White Effect

Barbara Blakeslee and Mark E. McCourt

in The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199794607
eISBN:
9780190654795
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794607.003.0039
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Vision

The White effect is an illusion in which gray test patches of identical luminance placed on the black and white bars of a square-wave grating appear different in brightness/lightness. The effect has ... More


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