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Similarity and Dissimilarity

Nature volume 141, pages 10551056 (11 June 1938) | Download Citation

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CLASSIFICATION is based upon perception of similarity. The following experiment, carried out with the help of about forty observers, in connexion with a course of lectures on scientific method, was designed to get information on the readiness with which similarities are noted.

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  1. University College, Southampton. May 11.

    • W. H. GEORGE

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