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ERIC Number: EJ482108
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0885-2014
Perceptual Knowledge, Conceptual Knowledge, and Expertise: Comment on Jones and Smith.
Mervis, Carolyn B.; And Others
Cognitive Development, v8 n2 p149-55 Apr-Jun 1993
Comments on the article by Jones and Smith in this issue. Describes a program of research that demonstrates the important influence of perception on the structure of concepts. Proposes that both perceptual and nonperceptual information are important to conceptual structure throughout the continuum of knowledge acquisition and that perception is a key element to conceptual structure. (TJQ)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Category Knowledge; Category Meaning; Concept Acquisition; Concept Recognition; Perceptual Knowledge