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long lasting improvement in performing perceptual (visual, auditory, tactile, olfactory or taste) tasks as a function of experience.
Learning and Memory
BGregory about seven years ago.

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Tasks that are asserted to measure perceptual learning

TaskContrast Measure

braille reading task
  • areas of activation of early blind minus areas of activation of late blind
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"Initial definition retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perceptual_learning"
NPicchetti (about seven years ago)

Term History

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Definition contributed by BGregory about eight years ago:long lasting improvement in performing perceptual (visual, auditory, tactile, olfactory or taste) tasks as a function of experience. (from Wikipedia)

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Definition contributed by SAdministrator about nine years ago:No definition submitted yet

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Task difficulty and the specificity of perceptual learning
Merav Ahissar & Shaul Hochstein
Nature 387, 401 - 406
1997 May 22
Citation added by CWhite about two years ago
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