Tag Archives: Perception

Perception: Concepts and Theories

Perception: Concepts and Theories     Perception: A complex process begins in the brain   Perceptual set: A “frame of mind” that expectations affect the interpretation of inputs.   Culture and perception: Nature and experience influence our perception, e.g., the … Continue reading

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Concepts about Sensations

Concepts about Sensations   Concepts Explanations Sub-concepts/Examples Explanations Sensation Detection and translation of physical stimulus (sound, light, texture, flavor, etc.) into action potentials via receptor cells in the peripheral nervous system     Transduction The process the stimuli are turned … Continue reading

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