Knowledge partitioning in categorization: constraints on exemplar models.

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The authors present 2 experiments that establish the presence of knowledge partitioning in perceptual categorization. Many participants learned to rely on a context cue, which did not predict category membership but identified partial boundaries, to gate independent partial categorization strategies. When participants partitioned their knowledge, a strategy… (More)

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@article{Yang2004KnowledgePI, title={Knowledge partitioning in categorization: constraints on exemplar models.}, author={Lee-Xieng Yang and Stephan Lewandowsky}, journal={Journal of experimental psychology. Learning, memory, and cognition}, year={2004}, volume={30 5}, pages={1045-64} }