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On illusory contours and their functional significance

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This article discusses functional aspects of the visual perception of contours bridging gaps between luminance contrast borders. Such contours are referred to as "illusory" because they appear in loci of complex visual configurations where no physically measurable contrast information is present.
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hal-01054031 , version 1 (07-08-2014)

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Birgitta Dresp. On illusory contours and their functional significance. Cahiers de Psychologie Cognitive - Current Psychology of Cognition, 1997, pp.489-518. ⟨hal-01054031⟩
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