Accession Number : ADA088676


Title :   The Effect of a Previously-Generated Hypothesis on Hypothesis Generation Performance.


Descriptive Note : Technical rept. Aug 79-Aug 80,


Corporate Author : OKLAHOMA UNIV NORMAN DECISION PROCESSES LAB


Personal Author(s) : Manning,Carol A ; Gettys,Charles F


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a088676.pdf


Report Date : 05 Aug 1980


Pagination or Media Count : 31


Abstract : An experiment was performed to determine what effects exposure to a previously-generated hypothesis would have on subsequent hypothesis generation. (Author)


Descriptors :   *DECISION MAKING , *HYPOTHESES , REASONING , PROBLEM SOLVING , CONSISTENCY , DECISION THEORY , INFORMATION PROCESSING


Subject Categories : Psychology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE