Categorization-based stranger avoidance does not explain the uncanny valley effect
Cognition, pp. 132-135, 2017.
Abstract The uncanny valley hypothesis predicts that an entity appearing almost human risks eliciting cold, eerie feelings in viewers. Categorization-based stranger avoidance theory identifies the cause of this feeling as categorizing the entity into a novel category. This explanation is doubtful because stranger is not a novel catego...更多