An Examination of Methods Used to Test the Visual Perceptual Deficit Hypothesis of Dyslexia

Gross, Karen; Rottenberg, Stephen
December 1979
Journal of Learning Disabilities;Dec1979, Vol. 12 Issue 10
Academic Journal
Examines methods used to test the visual perceptual deficit hypothesis for dyslexia. Validity of standard psychometric tests; Related problem of interpreting null results; Psychophysical measures of visual perception; Performances of poor and normal readers on visual-reproduction and recognition tasks.


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