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The Impact of Color on Learning

  title={The Impact of Color on Learning},
  author={Kathie Engelbrecht},
This paper is the result of research conducted in response to a client’s question of the importance of color in their new school facility. The resulting information is a compilation of studies conducted by color psychologists, medical and design professionals. Introduction From psychological reactions to learned cultural interpretations, human reaction and relationship to color is riddle with complexities. The variety of nuances, however, does not dilute the amazing power of color on humans and… 

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