The effects of contextual scenes on the identification of objects

@article{Palmer1975TheEO,
  title={The effects of contextual scenes on the identification of objects},
  author={tephen E. Palmer},
  journal={Memory \& Cognition},
  year={1975},
  volume={3},
  pages={519-526}
}
This experiment demonstrates the influence of the prior presentation of visual scenes on the identification of briefly presented drawings of real-world objects. Different pairings of objects and scenes were used to produce three main contextual conditions: appropriate, inappropriate, and no context. Correct responses and confusions with visually similar objects depended strongly on both the contextual condition and the particular target object presented. The probability of being correct was… 

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