CONTRAST THEORY

the idea that facets of an items can come to be recognized by comparing it with other items of like nature which differ a bit in girth, stature, form, color, etc.

CONTRAST THEORY: "Contrast theory permits the observance of individual features pertaining to an item through observation of its peers."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONTRAST THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/contrast-theory/ (accessed March 31, 2020).
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