Patrick Shafto

Summary

Affiliation: Northeastern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Development of categorization and reasoning in the natural world: novices to experts, naive similarity to ecological knowledge
    Patrick Shafto
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 5000, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 29:641-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Who is susceptible to conjunction fallacies in category-based induction?
    Aidan Feeney
    Department of Psychology, Durham University, Stockton on Tees, England
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:884-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of time pressure on context-sensitive property induction
    Patrick Shafto
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:890-4. 2007

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Development of categorization and reasoning in the natural world: novices to experts, naive similarity to ecological knowledge
    Patrick Shafto
    Department of Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 5000, USA
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 29:641-9. 2003
    ..Experts used similarity to reason about blank properties but ecological relations to reason about diseases. Expertise appears to involve knowledge of multiple relations among entities and context-sensitive application of those relations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Who is susceptible to conjunction fallacies in category-based induction?
    Aidan Feeney
    Department of Psychology, Durham University, Stockton on Tees, England
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:884-9. 2007
    ..Our results have implications for accounts of individual differences in reasoning, for the relevance theory of induction, and for the recent claim that causal knowledge is important in inductive reasoning...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of time pressure on context-sensitive property induction
    Patrick Shafto
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:890-4. 2007
    ..These results suggest that time pressure selectively restricts access to ecological knowledge, and that knowledge access is critical for context-sensitive inductive reasoning...