Accession Number:

AD0692621

Title:

VARIATION OF THE MAGNITUDE OF THE HORIZONTAL-VERTICAL ILLUSION WITH RETINAL ECCENTRICITY.

Descriptive Note:

Research paper,

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT TORONTO DOWNSVIEW (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-03-10

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

The study is concerned with the effect of retinal eccentricity on the magnitude of the horizontal-vertical illusion, which is the overestimation of vertical extents relative to horizontal extents. The present study examines the question directly by presenting the usual horizontal-vertical L pattern in the near periphery. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE