Low is large: spatial location and pitch interact in voice-based body size estimation

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Pisanski, Katarzyna; Isenstein, Sari G E; Montano, Kelyn J; O’Connor, Jillian J M; Feinberg, David R;
  • Publisher: Springer Verlag
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.3758/s13414-016-1273-6
  • Subject:
    mesheuropmc: humanities | otorhinolaryngologic diseases | psychological phenomena and processes

The binding of incongruent cues poses a challenge for multimodal perception. Indeed, although taller objects emit sounds from higher elevations, low-pitched sounds are perceptually mapped both to large size and to low elevation. In the present study, we examined how the... View more
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