Perceptual Closure

Known as: Completion Phenomena, Perceptual, Phenomena, Perceptual Completion, Closure, Perceptual 
The tendency to perceive an incomplete pattern or object as complete or whole. This includes the Gestalt Law of Closure.
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2010
2010
Perceptual closure refers to the coherent perception of an object under circumstances when the visual information is incomplete… (More)
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2008
2008
We examined time course of grouping of shape by perceptual closure in three experiments using a primed matching task. The gaps… (More)
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2006
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2006
Humans are capable of recognizing objects, often despite highly adverse viewing conditions (e.g., occlusion). The term… (More)
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2005
2005
Healthy premenopausal women with regular menstrual cycles were assessed on a fragmented objects test of implicit memory. Testing… (More)
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2005
2005
Figural binding and attention are two important processes that help to perceive the outside world. Binding is necessary to link… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Schizophrenia is associated with well-documented deficits in high-order cognitive processes such as attention and… (More)
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2002
2002
Perceptual closure is one of the principles by which the visual system groups disjointed contour segments belonging to a single… (More)
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2000
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2000
Object recognition is achieved even in circumstances when only partial information is available to the observer. Perceptual… (More)
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1998
1998
Perceptual closure is a process whereby an incomplete stimulus is perceived to be complete. J. G. Snodgrass and K. Feenan (1990… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
The perceptual closure hypothesis says that priming will be optimum when just enough information is available in the prime to… (More)
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