The Mental Representation in Mental Rotation Its Content , Timing and Neuronal Source

@inproceedings{Wentura2012TheMR,
  title={The Mental Representation in Mental Rotation Its Content , Timing and Neuronal Source},
  author={Dirk Wentura},
  year={2012}
}
What is rotated in mental rotation? The implicitly or explicitly most widely accepted assumption is that the rotated representation is a visual mental image. We here provide converging evidence that instead mental rotation is a process specialized on a certain type of spatial information. As a basis, we here develop a general theory on how to manipulate and empirically examine representational content. One technique to examine the content of the representation in mental rotation is to measure… CONTINUE READING
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