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6Perceptionenhanced - Myers PSYCHOLOGY (7th Ed) Chapter6...

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Myers’ PSYCHOLOGY (7th 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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Change Blindness
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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 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 Gestalt --an organized whole tendency to integrate pieces of  information into meaningful wholes
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Perceptual Organization: Gestalt Grouping the perceptual tendency to organize stimuli  into coherent groups 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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This note was uploaded on 12/07/2011 for the course PSYCH 111 taught by Professor Larson during the Fall '11 term at BYU.

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