Spatial frequency discrimination: effects of age, reward, and practice

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van den Boomen, Carlijn ; Peters, Judith Carolien (2017)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 12, issue 1 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5279743, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0169800
  • Subject: Zebras | Research Article | Cognitive Psychology | Learning | Perception | Population Groupings | Psychology | People and Places | Children | Equines | Animals | Sensory Perception | Biology and Life Sciences | Cognition | Neuroscience | Medicine | Psychophysics | Families | Age Groups | Vertebrates | Amniotes | Vision | Q | R | Perceptual Learning | Learning and Memory | Mammals | Social Sciences | Science | Organisms | Cognitive Science

Social interaction starts with perception of the world around you. This study investigated two fundamental issues regarding the development of discrimination of higher spatial frequencies, which are important building blocks of perception. Firstly, it mapped the typical... View more
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