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Generic generalizations such as "mosquitoes carry the West Nile virus" or "sharks attack bathers" are often accepted by speakers despite the fact that very few members of the kinds in question have the predicated property.
Their reputation would be damaged simply because of such careless generalizations.
Interventions incorporating typically developing peers have relied on peer modeling, prompting, and delivery of reinforcement to procedure behavioral change in individuals with ASD, with reviews and meta-analyses indicating the efficacy of such procedures in producing improvements in target behaviors in both training and generalization settings (e.
Generalization can be defined in several ways, and it can refer to different behavioral processes and behavior change outcomes (Cooper et al.
This information increase is shown to be in direct proportion to generalization performance for higher layers in particular.
Also, a minimal period of 2 years without generalization is required to classify a patient with initial ocular manifestations as having a pure ocular form.
Just like with any other kind of generalization, the point is that generalizations are generally true, but there are always exceptions to the rule.
For example, whereas researchers have traditionally studied stimulus generalization and gradient shift using unidimensional stimuli (Honig and Urcuioli 1981; Purtle 1973; Riley 1968), a number of researchers have more recently studied gradient shift using naturalistic images of human faces (e.
Preschoolers with more mature memory structures do not appear to form generalizations during sleep; however, naps appear to be necessary for retaining a generalization they form before a nap," she added.
Here we summarize the computational models for analogical matching, retrieval, and generalization that we use.
So far, research on map generalization has almost exclusively focused on maps and spatial data at large scales (i.
The update of the spatial data of a smaller scale cartographic base often includes the generalization of larger scale spatial objects, during which process the amount of information is reduced and the representation of complex object is simplified, retaining significant elements and eliminating insignificant elements of the characteristics of the object.