visual reception

visual reception

Visual decoding Psychology The ability to comprehend the meaning of symbols, written 'sight words', pictures, and other concrete objects; visual reception can be compromised because of difficulties in spacial perception or figure-ground
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In a randomized controlled trial conducted in 26 Indian villages, infants who received a multiple micronutrient powder, an early learning intervention, or both, showed significant improvements in expressive language, visual reception, and social-emotional behavior compared with those receiving a placebo.
Craig Lamont explores Ramsay's place in cultural memory; Sandro Jung examines one aspect the visual reception of Ramsay, while Stuart Gillespie's sharply observed note shows us that there is new work by Ramsay in the process of discovery and identification.
In all likelihood, this is one of the reasons for his serious interest in "music" for visual reception, which, together with an interest in the fine arts, he began demonstrating during the 1920s.
Those tests found increased language performance, visual reception, and motor control performance in the breastfed group.
1040), known in the West as Alhazen, and expounded in his tome Kitab al-Manazir (Book of Optics), this theory was based on a notion of visual reception by intromission: Rays of light were thought to radiate from points on the surface of a given object, converging in the eye as a form (sura)--an inversion of the classical theory of extro-mission, which held that rays emerged from the eye.
Sperber's works challenge our understanding of visual reception and Wilson's our notions of creative vision.
Cutting across disciplinary boundaries and focusing on "the visual reception of a literary text" (4), the contributors use a variety of techniques to explore Dante and the Commedia beyond literary confines.
The second section includes two essays (Karl Enenkel and Reindert Falkenburg) that examine Petrarch in sixteenth-century Germany, focusing on the illustrations of the De Remediis by the German "Petrarch Master." Karl Enenkel's very long essay, fully supported with visual prints, "Der Petrarca des 'Petrarca-Meisters': Zum Text-Bild-Verhaltnis in Illustrierten De Remediis-Ausgaben," presents a persuasive argument for how visual reception (interpretation via illustration, or illumination, for example) can transform a text's "intended" meaning, as Petrarch's Christian humanism becomes Lutheran polemic against Roman Catholicism.
The account for the dialogue performance with visual prompts is as follows: There was a spatial-visual primary task (tracking) concurrent with a verbal secondary task (data entry) with visual reception (prompts displayed on the screen) and verbal response (user's speech data entry).
There were no differences in children's receptive language or visual reception. Children in classes with higher quality ratings showed better performance on the expressive language subscale.