Preparedness to see Depth
We see depth even in stimuli that dont really
What are the depth differences in this scene?
Depth is in the world
But retina is only 2 dimensions
Perceiving One Dimension
from An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales
by Oliver Sacks. (c) 1995 by Oliver Sacks
New York: Alfred A. Knopf
The Case of the Colorblind Painter
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dinarily understood, is something one is born with-a difficulty distinguishing red and gre
WHEN GALEN, in the second century, and Leonardo, thirteen
centuries later, observed that the images received by the
two eyes were slightly di erent, neither of them
appreciated the full signi cance of these di erences. It
was not until the earl
Most commonly Missed Questions
7. People often report that the horizon Moon
appears to be much larger than the mid-sky
(zenith) Moon. According to modern scientific
theory, which of the following is an adequate
explanation of this phenome
What constitutes skin senses?
Tactile Perception (Touch)
Proprioception (Body Positioning)
The Function of Touch, Pain, Temperature
Touch detection of pressure on skin
PSY 376 Study Guide: Exam 3
Chapter 11: Personality; Chapter 16 (Adolescent adjustment)
1. Contrast and compare psychoanalytic (focusing on Erikson), trait, and social-learning
conceptualizations of personality and its development.
2. Define self-esteem,
Visual Search Task
The hands on experiment conducted in class was a psychological based analysis intended
to research perception. Visual perception is conducted through one of our sense organs that
Hands-on experience with psychological
research about perception.
Learning how to write about scientific
basic design elements
If you want to go to graduate school, you will
utilize these skills more than anything!
Study Guide: Exam 1
Chapter 1: Introduction/Research Methods
What are the characteristics of developmental change that distinguish it from other types
of change and learning? Be able to classify examples as either developmental
The Biological Level of Analysis Study Guide
For each of the following learning objectives, include two studies that you could use to answer the question, and then take any notes on what would be
key things that you would address in writing your response.
Psychology Chapter 3: Infancy and Childhood
Section 2: Cognitive and Emotional Development
1. schema a conceptual framework a person uses to make sense of the world.
2. assimilation the process of fitting objects and experiences into ones schem