Levels of Categorization

Levels of Categorization - 1. share more attributes 2. have...

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Levels of Categorization: 1. superordinate level --> musical instruments 2. basic level --> guitar 3. subordinate level --> Fender Stratocaster   Basic-level categories have special status (Rosch et al., 1976):
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Unformatted text preview: 1. share more attributes 2. have shapes in common 3. are used to identify objects 4. produce priming effect 5. are first learned by children 6. experts use subordinate level as basic level...
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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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