BISTABLE PERCEPTUAL EVENTS

adj. the state of alternating between two perceptual phases or events. Thus, sensory stimuli appear to alternate or flip in a person's visual perspective. See alternating perspective. Compare multistable perception.

BISTABLE PERCEPTUAL EVENTS: "The spinning dancer illusion (of either whirling in a clockwise or counter-clockwise direction) is an example of a test on bistable perceptual events. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BISTABLE PERCEPTUAL EVENTS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/bistable-perceptual-events/ (accessed October 14, 2019).
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