Identify and describe at least three (3) contributing to the accuracy or inaccuracy of sensory data.

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"Sensory Perceptions"

Name: Hye Min Shin
Professor: Craig A. Munns
PHI210 Week2 Assignment
Date: October 20, 2013
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Provide at least three (3) reasons for believing in the accuracy or inaccuracy of sensory information. Our senses are the connection between the world and our mind. A lot of philosophers defined our senses as the window of the soul. Every sense in our brain work hand to hand and build a combined picture of where we are, who we are, and what is going on in our environment, our thinking and sensing are hardly connected and we rely on accurate observations. The reasons for believing in the accuracy or inaccuracy of sensory information, when you touch something hot, your sense of feeling will send messages to your brain and you can remove your hand or other part of your body before you get burned. Your sense of smell can signal when there is danger. There are reasons to believe sensory information. Though our sensory may be working fine, environmental influences may distort our interpretation of the data the organ is sending to us.

Identify and describe at least three (3) contributing to the accuracy or inaccuracy of sensory data. There are many things that can cause an effect to the accuracy of sensory data. The first and the most important one is food. Our brain like other body part needs energy in order to

Discuss the roles of “nature” and “nurture” with regard to the interpretation and evaluation of sensory data.

Use at least two (2) quality resources in this assignment. Your textbook may count as one (1) source. At least one (1) of your sources must be obtained from the collection of databases accessible from the Learning Resources Center Web page.

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