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ERIC Number: EJ781422
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jan
Pages: 4
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0010-0277
A Colorful Walk on the Mental Number Line: Striving for the Right Direction
Kadosh, Roi Cohen; Tzelgov, Joseph; Henik, Avishai
Cognition, v106 n1 p564-567 Jan 2008
Verguts and Van Opstal [Verguts, T., & Van Opstal, F. (2008). A colorful walk, but is it on the mental number line? Reply to Cohen Kadosh, Tzelgov, and Henik, Cognition, 106, 558-563] cleverly explained the results of Cohen Kadosh, Tzelgov, and Henik [Cohen Kadosh, R., Tzelgov, J., & Henik, A. (2008). A synesthetic walk on the mental number line: The size effect, Cognition, 106, 548-557] as a result of different association strength between the size of a number and its color in synesthesia. Here we present three challenges to their alternative explanation, and support our original suggestion.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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