## Comment on "Log or linear? Distinct intuitions of the number scale in Western and Amazonian indigene cultures".

- Jessica F Cantlon, Sara Cordes, Melissa E Libertus, Elizabeth M Brannon
- Science
- 2009

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Estimates of numerical magnitude in young children and Amazon indigene have been observed to follow Fechner’s Law, with estimates increasing logarithmically with actual value. Two models have been proposed to account for this data. The logarithmic model depicts numeric magnitudes as scaled logarithmically with constant Gaussian variability, whereas the… (More)