Presents major concepts, methods, and research findings in the area of the psychology of thinking during the past seventy-five years to reveal current knowledge about human thinkingDuncker called this phenomenon functional fixedness because the past experience of seeing the diagram acted to limit the number of different functions a subject could devise for the ray. Duncker (1945) thus defined functional fixedness asanbsp;...
|Title||:||Thinking and Problem Solving|
|Author||:||Richard E. Mayer|
|Publisher||:||Scott Foresman - 1977-01-01|