We have bring you notes for chapter 2 SENSATION, ATTENTION AND PERCEPTION . All ppts are based and syllabus and reference books given by SPPU, Pune.
1. Sensation – Introduction to psychophysics: Basic concepts and methods.
2. Attention: (a) Functions of attention: Divided attention, selective attention (b)
Theories of attention process (c) Signal Detection Theory and vigilance.
3. Perception-approaches: Gestalt, Bottom-Up (feature analysis, template matching,
prototypes), Top-Down and Pandemonium
4. Perception: Cross-cultural studies
5. Application: Subliminal perception, perceptual defense, and extra-sensory perception