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Visual perception in the infant

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References & BibliographyEdit

Key textsEdit


  • Gibson, E.J. (1969) Principles of Perceptual Learning and Development, New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts.
  • Solley, C.M. and Murphy, G. (1960) Development of the Perceptual World, New York: Basic Books.


  • Enns, J. T., & Girgus,, Joan S. (1985). Perceptual grouping and spatial distortion: A developmental study. Developmental Psychology, 21, 241-246.
  • Quittner, A. L., Smith, L. B., Osberger, M. J., Mitchell, T. V., & Katz, D. B. (1994). The impact of audition on the development of visual attention. Psychological Science, 5, 347-353.
  • Skoff, E., & Pollack, R. H. (1969). Visual acuity in children as a function of hue. Perception & Psychophysics, 6, 244-246.

Additional materialEdit



  • Google Scholar
  • Blakemore, C. and Cooper, G.F. (1970) Development of the brain depends on the visual environment,Nature 228: 477-8.
  • Held, R. and Hein, A. (1963) Movement produced stimulation in the development of visually guided behaviour, Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology 56: 872-6.
  • Mundy-Castle, A.C. (1966) Pictorial depth perception in Ghanaian children, international Journal of Psychology 1: 290-300.

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