The Roots of Perception: Individual Differences in Information Processing Within and Beyond Awareness
U. Hentschel, G. Smith, J.G. Draguns
Elsevier, Dec 1, 1986 - Psychology - 472 pages
The subject matter of this book is subliminal perception and microgenetic perceptual processing, two important topics on the interface between perception and personality. It presents a different way of handling these topics, biological in its emphasis on process, humanistic in its focussing on the dynamics of individual experience.
The reader will not only find new theoretical perspectives but a host of new, efficient and penetrating methods for analyzing problems of personality and psychopathology. The book is filled with empirical data supporting its theoretical and methodological claims.
- New perspectives on information processing in relation to personality.
- New methods applicable in many fields, such as clinical psychology, developmental and personality psychology, psychiatry, neuroscience, education (creativity), etc.
- Constructive analysis and critical review of the fields of subliminal perception and microgenesis.
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EXPERIMENTS ON PRECONSCIOUS PROCESSING EFFECTS RELA TED TO DIFFERENT METHODS AND INDIVIDUAL DIFFERENCES
THE FURTHER UNFOLDING OF THE PERCEPTUAL PROCESS THREAT AND DEFENSE IN PERCEPTGENETIC PROCEDURES
SUBLIMINAL PERCEPTION AND MICROGENESIS COMBINED
PSYCHOPHYSlOLOGlCAL CORRELATES OF THE PERCEPTUAL PROCESS EEG AND CBF AS INDICATORS
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