A century of Gestalt psychology in visual perception: II. Conceptual and theoretical foundations.

@article{Wagemans2012ACO,
  title={A century of Gestalt psychology in visual perception: II. Conceptual and theoretical foundations.},
  author={Johan Wagemans and Jacob Feldman and Sergei Gepshtein and Ruth Kimchi and James R. Pomerantz and Peter A van der Helm and Cees van Leeuwen},
  journal={Psychological bulletin},
  year={2012},
  volume={138 6},
  pages={
          1218-52
        }
}
Our first review article (Wagemans et al., 2012) on the occasion of the centennial anniversary of Gestalt psychology focused on perceptual grouping and figure-ground organization. It concluded that further progress requires a reconsideration of the conceptual and theoretical foundations of the Gestalt approach, which is provided here. In particular, we review contemporary formulations of holism within an information-processing framework, allowing for operational definitions (e.g., integral… 

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