Use of visual information is used to augment our knowledge, decide on our actions, and keep track of our environment. Even with eyes closed, people can remember visual and spatial representations, manipulate them, and make decisions about them. The chapters in Volume 42 of Psychology of Learning and Motivation discuss the ways cognition interacts with visual processes and visual representations, with coverage of figure-ground assignment, spatial and visual working memory, object identification and visual search, spatial navigation, and visual attention.I. Spatial Reference Frames A. The Definitions Reference frames can be defined in various ways. ... Thus, spatial memory of the egocentric position of an object obtained at a given perspective becomes invalid as soon as the observer moves.
|Author||:||Brian H. Ross, David E. Irwin|
|Publisher||:||Gulf Professional Publishing - 2003|