Ch06 - Myers PSYCHOLOGY (6th Ed) Chapter6 Perception...

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Myers’ PSYCHOLOGY (6th Ed) Chapter 6    Perception James A. McCubbin, PhD Clemson University Worth Publishers
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Perception Selective Attention    focus of conscious  awareness on a  particular stimulus
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Testing Selective Attention
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Perceptual Illusions
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Perceptual Illusions
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Perceptual Illusions
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Perceptual Illusions
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Perceptual Organization- Gestalt Visual Capture tendency for vision to dominate the  other senses Grouping the perceptual tendency to organize  stimuli into coherent groups
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Perceptual Organization- Gestalt Gestalt - an organized whole tendency to integrate pieces of information  into meaningful wholes Grouping Principles proximity - group nearby figures together similarity - group figures that are similar continuity -  perceive continuous patterns closure - fill in gaps connectedness - spots, lines and areas are  seen as unit when connected
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Illusory Contours
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Ch06 - Myers PSYCHOLOGY (6th Ed) Chapter6 Perception...

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