Accession Number : AD0449255


Title :   SEARCHING FOR NOVEL TARGETS,


Corporate Author : BRANDEIS UNIV WALTHAM MASS


Personal Author(s) : Neisser,Ulric ; Lazar,Robert


Report Date : Jul 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 4


Abstract : Ss can search for any unfamiliar symbol in a list of letters as rapidly as for any numeral but less rapidly than for a fixed and familiar symbol. This suggests that novelty is not an immediately given property of stimuli, but one outcome of a particular kind of pattern processing. (Author)


Descriptors :   *VISUAL PERCEPTION , PERFORMANCE(HUMAN) , PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS , PERCEPTION(PSYCHOLOGY) , CHARACTER RECOGNITION , TEST METHODS , SCANNING


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE