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Unformatted text preview: Top down processing Uses expectation and concept to determine what to expect concept driven Preconceived notion A and C, 12 and 13 example The Gestalt principle These principles are based on the idea that people have a natural tendency to force patterns Perceptual grouping rules o Trying to interpret the whole scene which rules were creating based on this theory Perceptual constantcy Binocular disparity- use because eyes are spread apart from our head and we perceive things differently 2 retinas 2 diff views of the world Brain uses 2 views to judge depth 3D movies =binocular disparity Perception not same as sensation Perceptual illusions are caused by the application of rules that are normally accurate and adaptive...
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2011 for the course PSYCH 1 taught by Professor Post during the Spring '10 term at UC Davis.
- Spring '10