Perception of size and lightness of human observers: two criteria for holistic and analytic processing show no correlation in individuals

@article{Ronacher1990PerceptionOS,
  title={Perception of size and lightness of human observers: two criteria for holistic and analytic processing show no correlation in individuals},
  author={Bernhard Ronacher and Henrike S{\"u}\ss},
  journal={Biological Cybernetics},
  year={1990},
  volume={64},
  pages={107-115}
}
Results of a triad-classification task and a multidimensional-scaling (MDS) experiment are compared for individual observers. Both paradigms are designed to reveal whether stimuli are perceived in aholistic oranalytic manner (Garner 1974). Subjects differed substantially and consistently in their triad classification pattern (Figs. 3, 5): The majority of subjects selected stimuli according todimensional criteria; this classification type is thought to indicate an analytic stimulus processing… CONTINUE READING