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Natural Speech

Mark Tatham and Katherine Morton

in Expression in Speech: Analysis and Synthesis

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199250677
eISBN:
9780191719462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250677.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This chapter introduces the concept of integrated speech production and perception, and the roles of speaker and listener. Production is for perception, i.e., the speech waveform triggers perceptions ... More


The Beginnings of a Generalized Model of Expression

Mark Tatham and Katherine Morton

in Expression in Speech: Analysis and Synthesis

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199250677
eISBN:
9780191719462
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199250677.003.0014
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology

This chapter defines expressive speech as used in this book. The concept of a composite acoustic waveform is presented, consisting of two components: the basic message and expression. The speaker ... More


Conceptual Categories as Induction Machines

Jean Matter Mandler

in Foundations of Mind: Origins of Conceptual Thought

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195311839
eISBN:
9780199786770
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195311839.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter discusses a study on preverbal inductive inferences. It provides not only clear evidence for conceptual categorization, but failure at some “basic-level” conceptual distinctions for ... More


Surface Completion: Psychophysical and Neurophysiological Studies of Brightness

Andrew F. Rossi and Michael A. Paradiso

in Filling-In: From Perceptual Completion to Cortical Reorganization

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195140132
eISBN:
9780199865307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195140132.003.0004
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Behavioral Neuroscience

This chapter presents data from psychophysical and physiological experiments that explored brightness perception and the possible involvement of filling-in. It begins with a discussion of ... More


Using Psychology to See the Brain in Economics

Paul W. Glimcher

in Foundations of Neuroeconomic Analysis

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199744251
eISBN:
9780199863433
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199744251.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Neuropsychology

This chapter develops the first of several linkages between economics, psychology, and neuroscience. First, it provides an overview of classical psychophysics. Second, it demonstrates that the ... More


Mind-Dependence and Reality

Grant Gillett

in Representation, Meaning, and Thought

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198239932
eISBN:
9780191680045
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198239932.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter discusses the implications of the present position for sceptical idealism. One of the arguments that is discussed in this chapter is that responses to scepticism that rely on scheme and ... More


The representational theory of the visual mind

PIERRE JACOB and MARC JEANNEROD

in Ways of Seeing: The scope and limits of visual cognition

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780198509219
eISBN:
9780191584909
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198509219.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter sketches and argues for a view called the ‘representational theory of the visual mind’ (RTVM). RTVM is not so much a scientific theory that leads to testable predictions, as a picture or ... More


Psychological Color Order Systems

Rolf G. Kuehni and Andreas Schwarz

in Color Ordered: A Survey of Color Order Systems from Antiquity to the Present

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195189681
eISBN:
9780199847747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189681.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Colors are psychological experiences (whose nature is not yet determined), as mentioned in the first chapter. Those experiences lack a close connection with color stimuli, therefore color order ... More


New Linguistic Modes and the New Theory

Arthur Berger

in Reflections of an American Composer

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520232518
eISBN:
9780520928213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520232518.003.0015
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter presents a faithful account of the musical thought that was present in the 1960s. It reflect the diverse ways in which some of the composers were searching for a new theoretical ... More


Imagery and Working Memory Processes in the Blind

Cattaneo Zaira and Vecchi Tomaso

in Blind Vision: The Neuroscience of Visual Impairment

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015035
eISBN:
9780262295819
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015035.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

This chapter focuses on studies investigating blind people’s imagery abilities, including those that debate the ability of congenitally blind people to generate mental images through visual percepts. ... More


Laws, Vindication, and Ontology

Steven Horst

in Laws, Mind, and Free Will

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015257
eISBN:
9780262295741
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015257.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter is concerned with the putative difference between psychology and the physical sciences. Although this difference has been viewed as problematic for psychology, it is yet to be seen why ... More


Color Spaces and Color Order Systems: A Primer

Rolf G. Kuehni

in Color Ontology and Color Science

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262013857
eISBN:
9780262312493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262013857.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter discusses the ordering of color percepts, and starts by presenting an overview of the critical issues surrounding the topic and by examining the relationship between stimuli and ... More


Adaptive Changes for Speech and Thought

Zoltan Torey and Daniel C. Dennett

in The Crucible of Consciousness: An Integrated Theory of Mind and Brain

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262512848
eISBN:
9780262255189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262512848.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter examines language and its origins in an effort to obtain an appreciation of its mechanisms. It starts with the important task of introducing and outlining the technicalities brought ... More


Conceptual and methodological issues

Bruno G. Breitmeyer

in The Visual (Un)Conscious and Its (Dis)Contents: A microtemporal approach

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198712237
eISBN:
9780191794209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712237.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Vision

The discussion covers problems regarding consciousness as a trait. These revolve around the qualitative aspects of consciousness, specifically the ontological status of qualia. Qualia arethe ... More


Conclusion and further issues

Kevin M. Ryan

in Prosodic Weight: Categories and Continua

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198817949
eISBN:
9780191859311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817949.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Phonetics / Phonology, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter concludes, summarizing key findings concerning prosodic weight and raising issues for further research. It compares three approaches to weight-sensitivity in phonology, namely, ... More


The Image of Thought in Modern Cinema: the Brain Machine (Ca. 1985)

Gregg Lambert

in In Search of a New Image of Thought: Gilles Deleuze and Philosophical Expressionism

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816678020
eISBN:
9781452948058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816678020.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter discusses the “image of thought” in modern cinema, especially what Deleuze calls “the cinema of the brain.” Within the “machine” of cinema is a means of transcending the mechanisms of ... More


The Bathtub Illusion

Lydia M. Maniatis

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/9780199794607.003.0024
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Vision

As we move around a picture, the light pattern projecting from it to our eye changes. The resulting percept also changes, but the nature of these changes varies from picture to picture. The contents ... More


Hybrid Image Illusion

Aude Oliva and Philippe G. Schyns

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/9780199794607.003.0111
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Vision

Artists, designers, photographers, and visual scientists are routinely looking for ways to create, out of a single image, the feeling that there is more to see than what meets the eye. Many ... More


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