Create an account
using conditioned and unconditioned responses and stimuli to create a new behavior
when the consequences of behavior determine whether the behavior is repeated or not
Fixed Action Pattern
inborn learning; complex behaviors an animal follow through with without any practice or observation of
process of formulating specific questions and then finding an answer for better understanding
Frame of Reference
position of orientation of an object is always defiend relative to something else
objects in the background look fuzzier and blueish because of dust and water particles
Object Centered Theory
mental representation of what an object looks like relative to the object itself; recognize parts
Multiple Resource Theory
attention is composed of a number of attentional pools dedicated to a certain task
process that takes few or no attentional resources and that happens without intention
stimuli that appear to the sides of a target and that participants are to ignore, affect behavior
Late Attentional Theory
attention acts as a filter late in the processing system using indirect measures
Movable Filter Theory
filter than be used early or late in the processing system depending on the needs
search where the target differs from others on just one feature and requires little or no attention
search where target differs from other because of two or more features and requires attention
interference between two tasks caused by competition for mental structures , not attentional resources
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