Describe the a) law of good continuation, b) law of similarity, c) law of proximity,
and d) law of common fate. e) How does a moving light display illustrate the
common fate principle?
Describe some experimental evidence used to argue for top
A) Geisler et al. (2001) took a series of images of natural scenes and made what kinds
of measurements on these images? B) What were their findings when these
measurements were related to information about objects
in natural scenes? C) What
was the implication of this study?
What are some c
ommonalities between Marr’s
theory of object recognition and
Biederman’s theory of recognition by components?
Why are template matching theories not powerful enough as general
A) What are some non
accidental properties of
eons in Bi
ederman’s theory of
components? B) According to Biederman, why are regions of
concavity important in object recognition?
C) How does Biederman’s theor
to address the binding problem?
Describe the object recognition experiment with degraded line drawing by Biederman
(1987). A) what were the two conditions? B) what were the findings?
A) Describe the Greeble study
Gauthier and Tarr (2002). B)
What were the
findings? C) What are the implications of these findings for the recognition
A) What is the difference between apperceptive agnosia and associative agnosia? B)
How does the model by Riddoch and Humphreys (2001) explain
A) What were the different conditions used in the Farah (1994) study with faces and
houses? B) What were the findings
and implications of this study?
A) What evidence is used to argue that face recognition is special? B) What ev
is used to argue that face recognition is not special?
A) In Shepard’s letter and object rotation studies, what were the main findings? B)
What implications do Shepard’s mental rotation studies have for the study of visual
Kosslyn’s perceptual anticipation theory. B) What evidence has been
used to argue for this theory?
Describe the experiment by Finke and Kosslyn (1980) on measuring the horizontal
and vertical fields of resolution in perception and imagery. A) What were th
independent variables? B) What were the findings? C) What implications do these