Cognitive Maps - Definition: tendency to judge our...

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Cognitive Maps Definition representations and processes that allow us to perform tasks involving spatial relations our cognitive maps can vary in size: includes classrooms, apartment lay-outs,  neighborhoods, cities, countries, etc. LAB DEMO: Draw a map of Epcot. Systematic Distortions in Cognitive Maps
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Unformatted text preview: Definition: tendency to judge our environment as more regular and orderly than it really is tendency to 'clean up' our mental image Four Areas of Systematic Distortions in Cognitive Maps: Distance estimates Shape Orientation / Relative Positions...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course PSY PSY2012 taught by Professor Scheff during the Fall '09 term at Broward College.

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