Color-shape association in deaf and hearing people

Na Chen, Kanji Tanaka, Daisuke Matsuyoshi, Yosuke Nagamori, Mild Namatame, Katsumi Watanabe

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Abstract

Recent studies have showed that color-shape associations would be likely immune against cultural background and could be interpreted by congruent semantic information of warmth perception. Nevertheless, effects of phonological character of shapes and colors on color-shape associations were unclear. Therefore, in the present study, we compared color-shape associations in deaf and hearing participants. Result showed that deaf participants probably shared consistent color-shape associations with hearing participants, which indicated that the phonological character of shapes and colors would have little effect on color-shape associations and supported the previous findings.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 2014 6th International Conference on Knowledge and Smart Technology, KST 2014
PublisherIEEE Computer Society
Pages112-115
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9781479914234
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Jan 1
Externally publishedYes
Event2014 6th International Conference on Knowledge and Smart Technology, KST 2014 - Chonburi, Thailand
Duration: 2014 Jan 302014 Jan 31

Publication series

NameProceedings of the 2014 6th International Conference on Knowledge and Smart Technology, KST 2014

Other

Other2014 6th International Conference on Knowledge and Smart Technology, KST 2014
CountryThailand
CityChonburi
Period14/1/3014/1/31

Keywords

  • Color
  • Color-shape association
  • Deaf
  • Shape

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Management of Technology and Innovation

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