Two parallel processing streams the lower ventral

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Unformatted text preview: end to have different types of receptive fields. Two parallel processing streams: the lower, ventral stream, pathway appears to be specialized for the perception and recognition of objects; upper, dorsal stream pathway seems to be specialized for spatial perception, where. Object Perception Requires Construction: One of the most important roles for V1 is to extract those edges and contours that define the boundaries of objects. Gestalt Principles of Perceptual Organization; 1. 2. 3. Proximity and similarity: the principle of proximity states that the closer two figures are to each other, the more likely we are to group them and see them as part of the same object. Good Continuation: the tendency to interpret intersecting lines as continuou...
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2014 for the course PSY 100H1 taught by Professor Dolderman during the Winter '12 term at University of Toronto.

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