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What are the steps in Depth Perception?

Birth - 1 month: Sensitivity to motion cues
2-3 months: Sensitivity to binocular cues
6-7 months: Sensitivity to pictorial cues & wariness of heights

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What are the steps in pattern perception? 3 Weeks old

Poor contrast sensitivity. Prefer large simple patterns.

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What are the steps in pattern perception? 2 months old

Can detect a fine-grained detail. Prefer complex patterns.

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What are the steps in pattern perception? 4 months old

Can detect patterns even if boundaries are not really present.

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What are the steps in pattern perception? 12 months

Can detect objects if two-thirds is missing.

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What is intermodal perception?

Making sense of multi sensory input as integrated wholes.

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How old can infants detect amodal sensory properties?

Even as newborns. Abilities develop rapidly in first year.

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What is intermodal stimulation?

Simultaneous input from more than one modality, or sensory system.

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What is differentiation theory of infant perception?

Infants actively search for invariant, unchanging features of the environment. They note stable relationships between features.

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As perception gets more and more sensitive...?

Differentiation

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Acting on the environment helps this process:

Affordances