subliminal perception


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subliminal perception:

see perceptionperception,
in psychology, mental organization and interpretation of sensory information. The Gestalt psychologists studied extensively the ways in which people organize and select from the vast array of stimuli that are presented to them, concentrating particularly on visual
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Carpenter (2012) has discussed the evidence for this parallel functioning, as in the relation between psi and subliminal perception (Schmeidler, 1988), psi and long-term memory (Irwin, 1979), and psi and creative processes (e.
Subliminal perception, then, occurs when a stimulus is too weak to be perceived, yet a person is influenced by it.
In the given experiment, we also checked the presence of a general interference effect under subliminal perception.
In his review of subliminal perception, subliminal advertising, subaudible messages, and embedded stimuli, Moore stated that although subliminal perception does exist, the subliminal stimuli are usually so weak that potential effects are easily nullified by other competing stimuli.
Two weeks later, as part of a separate module concerned with the evaluation of empirical literature, participants were randomly given either the ESP or subliminal perception version of the report which they were to evaluate.
Physiological responses to subliminal stimuli could aid the position of the existence of subliminal perception.
His popular books, personal presentations, and television appearances have promoted the terminology and concepts of subliminal perception in general and subliminal advertising in particular.
Extrasensory Perception and Subliminal Perception as Correlated Capacities