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Sensible Ideas: The Knowledge Behind the Perception
Do objects exist independently of consciousness? If so, what is the nature of these objects? These questions shall be investigated through the conflicting philosophies of John Locke and George Berkeley. Preliminary Quotations from Locke and Berkeley: Primary...
Religion & Philosophy >> Philosophy
Subliminal Persuasion: References
(1957). " Persuaders' Get Deeply 'Hidden' Tool: Subliminal Projection " Advertising Age , Vol 37, page 127, September 16, 1957. Benes, Kathryn M.., Gutkin, Terry B., Decker, T. Newell, (1990) "The effects of mellow and frenetic music on...
Parapsychology >> Subliminal Persuasion
Why are some experts skeptical about subliminal influence?
There was once a legitimate scientific controversy over whether subliminal perception really occurs or not. The question was whether someone can perceive something unconsciously. All kinds of experiments were performed to try to prove that we were...
Parapsychology >> Subliminal Persuasion
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
How and Why Does Subliminal Influence Work?
We have an intuitive view of perception that is simple and compelling. We assume that energy from our environment tickles our sensory organs, which then just deliver it as images to the brain. The objects exist out in reality, so we see them. Then we think...
Parapsychology >> Subliminal Persuasion
Bibles Do Not Equal Wisdom
Bibles do not equal wisdom. In other words, all forms of spiritual text no matter how eloquently stated, cannot actually grant wisdom to the reader, merely through the act of reading. Words are only the representations of things, but not the things themselves....
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Hypnosis: A Selected Bibliography
Index of bibliography sections Selected Periodicals (14 entries) Edited Overviews of General Theories of Hypnosis (5 entries) Specific Topics Related to Research into Hypnosis. General single-author overviews, non-special-state views, social andexperimental...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis

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Direct Perception
Indirect Perception: The Theory of Impoverished Input, 2 Changing Faces: Implications for a Theory of Object Perception," in R. E.. Shaw and J.
Knowledge in perception and illusion
Human visual perception - topics Anatomy of the human eye
1. Bernd Girod: EE368b Image and Video Compression. Human Visual Perception no.
High-Level Perception, Representation, and Analogy: A Critique of
Abstract. High-level perception—the process of making sense of complex data at an abstract, cisely because they downplay the role of high-level perception.

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Dwight Howard, Meet Perception.
It's undeniable that Howard's free throws struggles have seriously hurt him during the 4th quarter (and every quarter), but it's interesting to see how stars working on their games can both shift perception and reality.
Proficiency vs. Perception
Three years after Teri Shaw was promoted to superintendent, people are still questioning her abilities.
A white Michael Vick? ESPN questions impact of race on quarterback's public
By Matt Brooks Over the last four years there is no player more polarizing in the NFL — and perhaps all of American sports — than Michael Vick. As the first black quarterback to be selected No.
Exacerbating the 'Perception Problem': Center for American Progress Chronicles
Single cell-phone perception of Syrian unrest
The US and some EU countries are calling for an arms embargo against Syria following the crackdown there. But with reports from the country scarce and hard to verify, the way it is perceived from the outside is decidedly one-sided.

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Perception | Define Perception at
the act or faculty of apprehending by means of the senses or of the mind; cognition; understanding. 2.
Perception - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster
a : a result of perceiving : observation (see perceive) b : a mental image : concept . 2. obsolete : consciousness.
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