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A simple method for producing figures for publication
(Behavior Research Methods and Instrumentation, 1976)
The effectiveness of context before, after, and around a missing word
(Perception & Psychophysics, 1976-03-01)
The probability of correctly guessing a missing word was measured using lour different kinds of context: all words before the missing word (forward context), all words after the missing word (backward context), all words ...
Frequency of occurrence as a psychophysical continuum: Weber's fraction, Ekman's fraction, range effects, and the phi-gamma hypothesis
(Perception & Psychophysics, 1976-09-01)
Using the continuum of frequency of occurrence of words in English, it was found that: (1) errors in judgment are distributed lognormally rather than normally, and therefore the standard method of calculating Weber's fraction ...
A unit analysis of prose memory
(Journal of Verbal Learning and Verbal Behavior, 1978-01-01)
Four stories were divided into function word units. These units were assigned dependent variable values determined by the scoring of subjects' recalls and independent variable values determined by measures of gist, imagery, ...
Word⇔initial and word⇔final ngram frequencies
(Journal of Literacy Research, 1978-01-01)
Every word-initial and word-final letter cluster, or ngram, that occurred in 30 or more different words in one million words of running text is listed along with the number of different words and the total number of words ...
A halo visual illusion.
A visual illusion consisting of transparent halos extending beyond the boundaries of rotating discs is reported. The effect can be obtained by rotating a variety of black-and-white discs at moderate speeds. It is not due ...
A simple design for an impossible triangle.
Estimating chance reproducibility in Guttman Scaling
(Social Science Research, 1977-01-01)
A definition of reproducibility in Guttman Scaling and two chance measures of reproducibility are suggested. The first measure assumes that the items are independent. The second method assumes nonindependent items and fits ...
Leading questions and the eyewitness report of a live and a described incident
(Psychological Reports, 1977)
The subjective estimation of relative syllable frequency
(Perception & Psychophysics, 1974-01-01)
Ss are able to judge the relative frequency of occurrence in English of nonmorphemic syllables independent of phoneme frequency. The results support a theory of speech perception based on the syllable as a unit as opposed ...