How sense-of-direction and learning intentionality relate to spatial knowledge acquisition in the environment.

Burte, Heather.
Montello, Daniel R.

Abstract: People's impression of their own "sense-of-direction" (SOD) is related to their ability to effectively find their way through environments, such as neighborhoods and cities, but is also related to the speed and accuracy with which they learn new environments. In the current literature, it is unclear whether the cognitive skills underlying SOD require intentional cognitive effort to produ... read more

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