Peter Walker

Summary

Affiliation: Lancaster University
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Size-brightness correspondence: crosstalk and congruity among dimensions of connotative meaning
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YF, UK
    Atten Percept Psychophys 74:1226-40. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Cross-sensory correspondences and naive conceptions of natural phenomena
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YF UK
    Perception 41:620-2. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Object specificity and personal relevance in long-term visual remembering
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    Memory 21:261-79. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Object naming induces reliance on orientation-independent representations during longer-term, but not short-term, visual remembering
    Peter Walker
    Psychology Department, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    Memory 19:809-24. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Cross-sensory correspondences and cross talk between dimensions of connotative meaning: visual angularity is hard, high-pitched, and bright
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    Atten Percept Psychophys 74:1792-809. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint The representation of nonstructural information in visual memory: evidence from image combination
    P Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, England
    Mem Cognit 25:484-91. 1997
  7. doi request reprint Preverbal infants' sensitivity to synaesthetic cross-modality correspondences
    Peter Walker
    Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YF, United Kingdom
    Psychol Sci 21:21-5. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The brightness-weight illusion
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, UK
    Exp Psychol 57:462-9. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Object categorisation, object naming, and viewpoint independence in visual remembering: evidence from young children's drawings of a novel object
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, University of Lancaster, UK
    Memory 16:626-36. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Perceptual completion and object-based representations in short-term visual memory
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, University of Lancaster, Lancaster, England
    Mem Cognit 31:746-60. 2003

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Size-brightness correspondence: crosstalk and congruity among dimensions of connotative meaning
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YF, UK
    Atten Percept Psychophys 74:1226-40. 2012
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  2. ncbi request reprint Cross-sensory correspondences and naive conceptions of natural phenomena
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YF UK
    Perception 41:620-2. 2012
    ..Specifically, people expect darker objects to be heavier than lighter-coloured objects, to free-fall more quickly, to roll across a table more slowly, and to make lower-pitched vocalisations when they come to life...
  3. doi request reprint Object specificity and personal relevance in long-term visual remembering
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    Memory 21:261-79. 2013
    ..Against a broader theoretical perspective, it is proposed that visual episodic memory and visual knowledge are primary sources of information for specific personally relevant objects and generic objects, respectively...
  4. doi request reprint Object naming induces reliance on orientation-independent representations during longer-term, but not short-term, visual remembering
    Peter Walker
    Psychology Department, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    Memory 19:809-24. 2011
    ..How the theoretical framework emerging from these observations accommodates a broader body of evidence is discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Cross-sensory correspondences and cross talk between dimensions of connotative meaning: visual angularity is hard, high-pitched, and bright
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
    Atten Percept Psychophys 74:1792-809. 2012
    ..The varying nature and origins of cross-sensory correspondences and the basis on which they induce congruity effects in speeded classification are explored...
  6. ncbi request reprint The representation of nonstructural information in visual memory: evidence from image combination
    P Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, England
    Mem Cognit 25:484-91. 1997
    ..When verbal recoding was allowed, image combination based on long-term memory was insensitive to color congruity, implying the involvement of a more abstract structural representation...
  7. doi request reprint Preverbal infants' sensitivity to synaesthetic cross-modality correspondences
    Peter Walker
    Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YF, United Kingdom
    Psychol Sci 21:21-5. 2010
    ..This is the strongest indication to date that synaesthetic cross-modality correspondences are an unlearned aspect of perception...
  8. doi request reprint The brightness-weight illusion
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, UK
    Exp Psychol 57:462-9. 2010
    ..2% of their actual weight. Possible environmental origins of the association between surface lightness and weight are considered...
  9. doi request reprint Object categorisation, object naming, and viewpoint independence in visual remembering: evidence from young children's drawings of a novel object
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, University of Lancaster, UK
    Memory 16:626-36. 2008
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Perceptual completion and object-based representations in short-term visual memory
    Peter Walker
    Department of Psychology, University of Lancaster, Lancaster, England
    Mem Cognit 31:746-60. 2003
    ..It appears that several forms of representation can co-occur to support VSTM, one of which is object based...
  11. ncbi request reprint The object-based representation of partially occluded surfaces in short-term visual memory: evidence from image combination
    P Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, England
    Mem Cognit 27:553-60. 1999
    ..It is concluded that the short-term visual representation supporting image combination is not a pictorial code, but is an object-based description of completed surfaces in 3-D space...
  12. ncbi request reprint A common scheme for cross-sensory correspondences across stimulus domains
    Laura Walker
    Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YF, UK
    Perception 41:1186-92. 2012
    ....
  13. doi request reprint The role of sound symbolism in language learning
    Padraic Monaghan
    Centre for Research in Human Development and Learning, Department of Psychology, Lancaster University, Lancaster, United Kingdom
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 38:1152-64. 2012
    ..The results also provide a reinterpretation of the role of sound symbolism in language learning and language origins and a greater specification of the conditions under which sound symbolism proves advantageous for learning...
  14. ncbi request reprint Autism and a deficit in broadening the spread of visual attention
    Tania A Mann
    Psychology Department, Lancaster University, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:274-84. 2003
    ..This study examines if visual attention in autism is spatially overfocused (Townsend & Courchesne, 1994) and if there is an associated deficit in broadening the spatial spread of attention...