# A theory of ratio magnitude estimation

@article{Narens1996ATO, title={A theory of ratio magnitude estimation}, author={Louis Narens}, journal={Journal of Mathematical Psychology}, year={1996}, volume={40}, pages={109-129} }

Abstract Various axiomatic theories of magnitude estimation are presented. The axioms are divided into the following categories: behavioral , in which the primitive relationships are in principle observable by the experimenter; cognitive , in which the primitive relationships are theoretical in nature and deal with subjective relationships that the subject is supposedly using in making his or her magnitude estimations; and psychobehavioral , in which the relationships are theoretical and…

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