The role of category coherence in experience-based prediction.

@article{Patalano2007TheRO,
  title={The role of category coherence in experience-based prediction.},
  author={Andrea L. Patalano and Brian H. Ross},
  journal={Psychonomic bulletin & review},
  year={2007},
  volume={14 4},
  pages={629-34}
}
Both real-world category knowledge and instance-based sample data are often available as sources of inductive inference. In three experiments using natural social categories, we test the influence of generalcategory knowledge on the use of category instances to make property inductions both to other category members and to others in the population. We find… CONTINUE READING