Introduction to Michotte's heritage in perception and cognition research.

  title={Introduction to Michotte's heritage in perception and cognition research.},
  author={Johan Wagemans and Rob van Lier and Brian J. Scholl},
  journal={Acta psychologica},
  volume={123 1-2},
Several decades after Michotte's work was published, it continues to inspire current research in perception, cognition, and beyond. In this special issue we pay tribute to this heritage with a collection of empirical and theoretical papers on amodal completion and the perception of causality, two areas of research within which Michotte's work and ideas have had a lasting influence. As a background to better understand the remaining papers, we briefly sketch Michotte's life and work and the… CONTINUE READING

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