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Cloze procedure and spatial cognition

Miriam J. Boyle

Cloze procedure and spatial cognition

an experiment in Sunderland

by Miriam J. Boyle

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Published by University of Manchester School of Geography in Manchester .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statement[by] Miriam J. Boyle and M.E. Robinson.
SeriesResearch paper -- no.4.
ContributionsRobinson, M. E. 1940-, University of Manchester. School of Geography.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13660838M

Vol. 1, No. 1 Yuan et al: Experimental Research in Urban Spatial Cognition 20 methods. However, in the field of architecture VR technology is primarily used as a high performance media such as demonstration systems and aided design systems currently. Its application in the research of spatial cognition has seldom been explored. In a study that sheds new light on how memory and spatial cognition are related to each other in the brain, researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and the Veteran Affairs (VA) San Diego Healthcare System studied memory-impaired patients as they navigated their environment. Cognitive Functioning and Psychological Processing Definitions, Areas of Impact, and Recommended Strategies/Accommodations Fluid Reasoning Fluid reasoning is the ability to think flexibly and problem solve. This area of reasoning is most reflective of what we consider to be general intelligence. GiftedFile Size: KB.

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