ERIC Number: EJ300035
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Sign Detection Theory and Its Applications.
Heine, M. H.
Information Processing and Management, v20 n1-2 p47-61 1984
Offers characterization of sign-transmission which is more general than conventional signal-transmission theory. Concepts and terminology, formal description of individual communications process, reconciliation with classical signal-detection theory, applications of sign-detection formalism to information retrieval on MEDLINE database, and a prototype psychological experiment in area of cognitive perception are highlighted. (Twenty-nine references) (EJS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - General; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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