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ERIC Number: EJ608589
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-3920
Development of Face Processing: The Effect of Face Inversion.
Schwarzer, Gudrun
Child Development, v71 n2 p391-401 Apr-May 2000
Examined degree to which analytic and holistic modes of processing play a role in children's and adults' categorization of faces. Found a developmental trend from analytic to holistic processing and an effect of face inversion with increasing age. Seven-year-olds processed faces comparably to nonfacial visual stimuli, whereas a growing proportion of 10-year-olds and adults processed only upright faces holistically. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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