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Exploring Relations Between Ambiguities in Product Designs and Sentences

  title={Exploring Relations Between Ambiguities in Product Designs and Sentences},
  author={Eugine Szeto and Advised},
  • Eugine Szeto, Advised
  • Published 2019
  • The world is often confusing because of ambiguous product designs and ambiguous sentences. Controls are not always naturally mapped to the object that is being controlled. Similarly, phrases in sentences can modify two different nouns. The goal of this paper is to explore the relationship between the following variables: how the ambiguities are perceived in products and in sentences (we measure participants’ response time and confidence in their answers), how blame is assigned in the… CONTINUE READING

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