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Class6_Sensation+and+Perception+I - Psyc 1101 Sensation and...

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Unformatted text preview: Psyc 1101 Sensation and Perception I June 3, 2010 Quiz #2 Any questions? 15 minutes max. Unanswered Questions 1. Neural representation of numbers 2. Polyphasic sleep Neural representation of numbers I could not find any papers that specifically looked at this. For the most part, these studies are looking across categories. Polyphasic Sleep Aka uberman sleep-General idea is to sleep for less than eight hours by taking multiple short naps. -Does not appear to be peer reviewed articles on the topic.-Variety of experimental blogs on the topic . For our purposes:-at the very least there seems to be agreement that this is something that is extremely difficult to attain.-I found no experimental or biological evidence to back up their claims. Class Outline Importance of Perception Gestalt Psychology How do we see in 3 dimensions Constancy in perception The special case of face perception Sensation and Perception Sensation: sensory information Perception: How we organize sensory information. Perception How does the brain extract a stable representation of the world from information the senses provide? STIMULUS SENSATION PERCEPTION Next Week Perception Allows for a stable representation of the world Bottom Up Top Down T T T T T T T Hubel and Weisel Video Here we have an example of what are referred to as simple cells. referred to as simple cells....
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This note was uploaded on 10/21/2010 for the course PSYCH 1101 taught by Professor Tomhutcheon during the Summer '10 term at Georgia Institute of Technology.

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