Illusions

Known as: Illusion, Illusions [Disease/Finding], illusion perception 
The misinterpretation of a real external, sensory experience.
National Institutes of Health

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2009
Highly Cited
2009
We highlight the latest research on body perception and self-consciousness, but argue that despite these achievements, central… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Feelings of familiarity are not direct products of memory. Although prior experience of a stimulus can produce a feeling of… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The pattern of local image velocities on the retina encodes important environmental information. Although humans are generally… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Psychological beliefs such as optimism, personal control, and a sense of meaning are known to be protective of mental health. Are… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Neuropsychological studies prompted the theory that the primate visual system might be organized into two parallel pathways, one… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The study of heuristics and biases in judgement has been criticized in several publications by G. Gigerenzer, who argues that… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND When we reach out to pick up an object, not only do we direct our moving limb towards the location of the object, but… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
S. E. Taylor and J. D. Brown's (1988) position that mentally healthy people exhibit positive illusions raises a dilemma: How do… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Most so-called “errors” in probabilistic reasoning are in fact not violations of probability theory. Examples of such “errors… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
Part I of this paper describes a model for the parallel development and adult coding of neural feature detectors. It shows how… (More)
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