Unformatted text preview: dimensional evidence about the item. If we controlled only some of this evidence; for example, blue, and rectangle, it would be very hard for one to conclude whether a house is really a house, because we have limited our perspective. Another thing that would be difficult to distinguish is whether objects are close to us, like the side mirrors on our vehicles state, “objects are closer than they appear”. It is essential for our brain to reflect on all of this to recognize the object, and this makes visual perception difficult. Fortunately, we can typically figure out what the object is, pertinent to the evidence we gather about the objects around it. Willingham, D. T. (2007). Cognition: The thinking animal (3rd ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson/Prentice Hall...
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