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An experimental evaluation of equality judgments in psychophysics

W. N. Kellogg

An experimental evaluation of equality judgments in psychophysics

by W. N. Kellogg

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Published in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychophysiology.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 45-46.

    Other titlesPsychophysics, Equality judgments in.
    Statementby W. N. Kellogg ...
    SeriesArchives of psychology.., no. 112
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF21 .A7 no. 112
    The Physical Object
    Pagination78 p.
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6750306M
    LC Control Number30030122
    OCLC/WorldCa2996537

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kellogg, W.N. (Winthrop Niles), Experimental evaluation of equality judgments in psychophysics. Psychophysics quantitatively investigates the relationship between physical stimuli and the sensations and perceptions they produce.

Psychophysics has been described as "the scientific study of the relation between stimulus and sensation" or, more completely, as "the analysis of perceptual processes by studying the effect on a subject's experience or behaviour of. Experimental Design: From User Studies to Psychophysics is an accessible introduction to psychological experiments and experimental design, covering the major components in the design, execution, and analysis of perceptual by: Learn about this topic in these articles: development of psychophysics.

In psychophysics. Fechner’s classic book Elemente der Psychophysik () may be looked upon as the beginning not only of psychophysics but also of experimental psychology. Read More; discussed in biography. In Gustav Fechner (; Elements of Psychophysics), established his lasting.

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Author(s): Kellogg,W N(Winthrop Niles), Title(s): An experimental evaluation of equality judgments in psychophysics,by W. Kellogg Country of Publication: United States Publisher: New York, Psychophysics serves as a fusion of psychology and physics in which the physical stimuli and its properties relate to one's sensory processes.

Because of this, psychophysics may also refer to a category of classical methods that are used to analyze an organism's perception. The term "psychophysics" was coined by Gustav Theodor Fechner, a. Psychophysics: scientific study of the relation between a _____and a _____ The First Experimental Psychology Lab was Established in Point at which "heavier" and "lighter" can be distinguished from the point of equality.

Difference Threshold. Quasi-Experimental Evaluation. The basic structure of a quasi-experimental evaluation involves examining the impact of an intervention by taking measurements before and after it is implemented.

An evaluation may examine the impact of an intervention on crime levels or whether an intervention has changed the perception of individuals.

Psychophysics Scribe Lecture for February 12th - Elizabeth A. Matthews Edited March 24th, 1 Definition Psychophysicscomesfromthewordspsycho File Size: KB. The field of psychophysics was pioneered by Gustav Fechner in the s.

Fechner introduced various methods for quantitatively measuring the relationship between stimuli. The properties of a neural mechanism previously discussed are given in more general form.

It is shown that, under certain conditions, a psychophysical scale value is proportional to a difference between excitation factors at a synapse. More general relations are derived which hold among different variables in the two and three categories of by: Journal description. Perception & Psychophysics covers all areas of research in perception, from the earliest sensory system processes that can be studied by psychophysical methods, to.

psychophysics is given special attention here for several reasons: (1) much of what is known and is covered in this book has been discovered using this method, (2) it is a major methodological contribution by sensation and perception to psychology, and (3) these methods are distinctly different from other methods in psychology.

• Watson & Pelli, Perception & Psychophysics, • available in Psychtoolbox(). • Method • User all prior knowledge to guide the placement of the trials by maximum likelihood estimation of Bayesian prob. • Psychometric function and shape must be assumed Zhuanghua Shi 54File Size: 5MB.

Empirical evaluation of a model of global psychophysical judgments: III. A form for the psychophysical function and intensity filtering Article in Journal of. A theory predicting how and when we detect the presence of a faint stimulus ("signal") amid background stimulation ("noise").

Assumes there is no single absolute threshold and detection depends partly on a person's experience, expectations, motivation, and level of fatigue. Steingrimsson and Luce (a, b,) evaluated Luce’s (, ) proposed psychophysical theory of loudness and found it substantially supported.

The aim of the present research is to begin an extension of this research to brightness. Luce’s (, ) theory deals with the global percept of subjective intensity, in which there is a Cited by:   The term psychophysics is employed to denote a branch of experimental psychology which seeks to establish quantitative laws describing the general relations of intensity exhibited in various kinds of conscious states under certain conditions.

The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 4: Clandestinity-Diocesan Chancery "A book on the atomic theory. Gustav Theodor Fechner. The German experimental psychologist Gustav The odor Fechner () founded psychophysics and formulated Fechner's law, a landmark in the emergence of psychology as an experimental science.

Gustav Theodor Fechner was born on Apat Gross-Särchen, Lower Lusatia. A recent global psychophysical theory of intensity perception is based on two primitives and several behavioral properties in the form of parameter-free axioms (Luce,Luce, ).The primitives are, in the case of auditory intensity, the loudness ordering over binaural presentations and what amounts to ratio productions that are closely related to Stevens’ () magnitude Cited by: Psychophysics: A Practical Application is a single-volume text that covers the rudimentary principles of psychophysical methods and the practical tools that are important for processing data from psychophysical experiments and tests.

It makes complicated concepts and procedures understandable for beginners and non-experts in psychophysics. The book includes a wide .each experimental condition.

Each trial presents a stimulus and collects a response, a decision, from the observer. There are two kinds of decision tasks: judgments and adjustments.

It is useful to of one as the inverse of the other. In one case the experimenter gives the observer.