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Introduction: Perception

Description of Perception

Perception: The process by which information from the environment received by the senses is made meaningful.

Perception: the process of producing an internal, conscious image through stimulating a sensory system; it involves the recognition that stimulation has occurred, and the ability to discriminate various aspects of the stimulus.
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Perception: The process by which the nature and meaning of sensory stimuli are recognized and interpreted.
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Perception: Related Topics

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Hierarchical classifications of Perception

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