HARKING BACK TO ‘HARK-BACK’: A PROOF OF A CONJECTURE OF GREEN & JACKSON

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Department of Psychology, The University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU.

Abstract

A proof is offered of Green & Jackson's (1976) conjecture concerning the maximum value that their measure of hark-back for search patterns can attain. Some of the properties of the measure are discussed.

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