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Visual encoding mechanisms and their relationship to text presentation preference

Pammer, Kristen; Lavis, Ruth; Cornelissen, Piers


This study was designed to investigate the importance of spatial encoding in reading, with particular emphasis on visuo-spatial encoding mechanisms. Thirty one school children participated in the first study in which they were measured on their ability to solve a centrally presented spatial encoding task, as well as their sensitivity to the frequency doubling illusion across the retina. We found that both spatial frequency doubling sensitivity and performance in the spatial encoding task were...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2004
Type: Journal article
Source: Dyslexia
DOI: 10.1002/dys.264


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