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Face Recognition in Humans and Computers

  • By: Alice J. O'Toole
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

The development of computer-based face recognition algorithms has intersected intermittently and productively with the study of human face recognition. Algorithms have offered insight into theories of human face recognition, and findings about the characteristics of human performance ...