ERIC Number: EJ284358
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Jun
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The Development of Automatic and Conscious Components of Contextual Facilitation.
Simpson, Greg B.; Lorsbach, Thomas C.
Child Development, v54 n3 p760-72 Jun 1983
Two experiments examined processes underlying contextual facilitation effects in second, fourth, and six graders and adults. Patterns of response latencies indicated that, for the youngest children, facilitation for stimuli presented in a related context was attributable to an automatic activation process. (Author/MP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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