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The effects of manifest ethnic identification on applicant discrimination
In this field experiment, Black, Hispanic, Arab, Asian, and Irish individuals applied for retail jobs with or without visible display of their ethnic identification. Applicants followed a standardized script in which they ...
Foraging memory: Retrieving words from one and from two semantic categories
Traditionally applied to an animal's search for food, the concept of foraging has been extended to include the search for information in such places as the Internet and libraries (Pirotti & Card, 1999). The premise behind ...
Demonstrating semantic priming without using primes
Whether priming can occur in the absence of prime identification is a long debated question. The standard priming paradigm used to explore the issue has been criticized on methodological grounds. The present study introduces ...
Motion asymmetry theory: A unifying account of motion/position illusions?
The motion/position illusion refers to phenomena in which an object is systematically mislocalized in the presence of motion. The object's location is usually misperceived in the direction of motion. We tested the hypothesis ...