Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
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Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology
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Kunzendorf, R. G. and Sheikh, A. A. 2010. Mental Imagery. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1–3.
- Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
The study of mental imagery has generated major disagreement ever since the science of psychology was founded in the nineteenth century. Much of this disagreement, then and now, focuses on whether imaging abilities are representative of universal psychological processes or whether they are indicative of individual differences.