1973 volume 2(3) pages 267 – 285

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Epstein W, 1973, "The process of 'taking-into-account' in visual perception" Perception 2(3) 267 – 285

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The process of 'taking-into-account' in visual perception

W Epstein

Received 8 August 1973

Abstract. In order to secure useful information the perceptual system must combine information present in the retinal counterpart of the to-be-discriminated distal variable with information about other variables that affect the state of the retinal counterpart. This combinatorial process may be called -- following Woodworth's lead -- the process of 'taking-into-account'.

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