Accession Number : AD0619221

Title :   NON-ADDITIVITY OF PERCEIVED DISTANCE WITH THE MUELLER-LYER FIGURE.

Descriptive Note : Research note,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE RESEARCH MEDICAL LABS TORONTO (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Taylor,M. M.

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Test results indicate that, at least in the MuellerLyer figure, it is impossible to infer the relations of large perceived distances from the relations of their component perceived distances, and hence that there is no single functional relationship (e.g., a power law) between perceived and physical distance.

Descriptors :   (*PERCEPTION(PSYCHOLOGY), PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS), PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE