Behavioral and Brain Sciences 30 (3):278-280 (2007)

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Evidence favors the nested sets hypothesis, introduced by fuzzy-trace theory (FTT) in the 1990s to explain effects and extended to many tasks, including conjunction fallacy, syllogistic reasoning, and base-rate effects (e.g., Brainerd & Reyna 1990; Reyna 1991; 2004; Reyna & Adam 2003; Reyna & Brainerd 1995). Crucial differences in mechanisms distinguish the FTT and Barbey & Sloman (B&S) accounts, but both contrast with frequency predictions (see Reyna & Brainerd, in press)
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Fuzzy-Trace Theory: An Interim Synthesis.Valerie F. Reyna & Charles J. Brainerd - 1995 - Learning and Individual Differences 7 (1):1-75.

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