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Visuospatial Reasoning

  • By: Barbara Tversky
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

Visuospatial reasoning is essential for survival. If we couldn't find our way home or get food into our mouths, life would be nearly impossible. Visuospatial reasoning occurs whenever we go beyond the information given to make inferences about what we see ...