Familiarity, Priming, and Perception in Similarity Judgments

  title={Familiarity, Priming, and Perception in Similarity Judgments},
  author={Laura M. Hiatt and J. Gregory Trafton},
  journal={Cognitive science},
  volume={41 6},
We present a novel way of accounting for similarity judgments. Our approach posits that similarity stems from three main sources-familiarity, priming, and inherent perceptual likeness. Here, we explore each of these constructs and demonstrate their individual and combined effectiveness in explaining similarity judgments. Using these three measures, our account of similarity explains ratings of simple, color-based perceptual stimuli that display asymmetry effects, as well as more complicated… CONTINUE READING
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…