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Active Nature of Perception

Please briefly explain the active nature of perception, and then explain two differences between bottom-up and top-down perception with one example of how everyday experience would be altered if bottom-up perception were impaired, and one example of how everyday experience would be altered if top-down perception were impaired

Compare and contrast capacity vs. bottleneck models of attention

1) What are the differences between top-down/bottom-up and between direct/constructivist approaches to perception? 2) Compare and contrast capacity vs. bottleneck models of attention. 3) Describe which factors may make perception (e.g., visual search task) and attention (e.g., divided attention) easier/harder. What factors

Data Collection and Perception of a Situation

1) Data and analysis are important to use in many steps of the program design and evaluation process. In this discussion, you'll review the steps in the process and discuss what kind(s) of data might be used for that step. Identify the differences between qualitative and quantitative data collection processes. Identify one of

Attribution and Interpersonal Perception

A firm in New York is interviewing two people for a corporate-level position. One of the people is a native of Los Angeles, and the other is a native of the deep south of the United States. If the resume and qualifications of each is equal, regardless of whom the company chooses for the position, how will each candidate explain/

Mood and Perception

In terms of someone's worldview, I would like to ask you to consider the importance how our own perceptions not only inform our behaviors but also the relevance of certain aspects in the environment over others. For example, someone's attitude, particularly in light of one's mood, is a useful and pragmatic way to consider the im

Perception of Time Influences

An explanation of how culture influences the perception of time. Provide examples from two cultures that perceive time differently. Describe how the two cultures differ in that perception.

Three Examples of Perception

Name three examples of perception: one that could be explained by a bottom-up approach, one that could be explained by a top-down approach, and one that could be explained by an integration of these two theoretical approaches. Be sure to come up with your own examples and reference a specific theory (or theories) with each of th

The Nervous System

Imagine this scenario: You are boiling water on the stove and reach over to turn the burner off. In doing so, your arm brushes against the hot kettle and your skin gets burned. You feel the pain and pull your arm back with a loud exclamation. Write a description of what just happened from the perspective of your nervous system.

Perception is discussed in terms of biases.

1.Describe how bias play a role in the follower's inability to see clearly (Scriptures). 2.Discuss why this is such an important consideration in research methods. Be sure to cite your textbook. (There are more than 15 different discussions of bias in your textbook.) 3.Cite another Scripture that illustrates bias. Textbo


Perception involves identifying things through one's senses. Unfortunately, each of our senses can be impaired. Please discuss how perception can be impaired. Then, explain some methods that can be used to cope with these impairments.

The Role of Perception in Cognitive Psychology

Please help with the following problems. Include a reference. Analyze the role of perception in cognitive psychology. Discuss at least 5 key role of perception in cognitive psychology, furnishing a brief but clear details of it's role. Give me key ideas that I can use to write a longer paper.

Depth perception or visual perception

Please help answer the following questions. Provide at least 300 words. Would depth perception or visual perception have an affect on some of the other senses? How so?

Discuss the importance of visual perception in cognitive processes

Discuss the importance of visual perception in cognitive processes Preferably using the text below in order to reference and cite the information, as well as other credible sources. Cognition: The Thinking Animal, 3e ISBN: 0131736884 Author: Daniel Willingham copyright ?2007 Prentice Hall, Inc. A Pearson Education Compan

Sensation and Perception Worksheet: Concept of a Perceptual Set

Conduct an experiment to illustrate the concept of a perceptual set. Engage at least three subjects (family members, coworkers, or friends) in your experiment. Ask your subjects to observe a specific room and take note of everything in the room that is a particular color, for example, anything and everything that is brown. You m

Social Perception of Drugs

How has the perception of some drugs changed over time? How have some drugs become more socially accepted or less socially accepted? In what context?

Sensation and Perception

Cognitive-Social Approach 1. I need to give examples of how cognitive-social approaches to learning have modified or could modify curricula in schools. 2. I also need to discuss the understanding of the states of consciousness related to the use of alcohol and other drugs and the affects on behavior.