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The Reading Networks and Dyslexia

John Stein

in The Neural Basis of Reading

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195300369
eISBN:
9780199863747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195300369.003.0012
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

This chapter provides an overview of the reading networks and their implications for our understanding of developmental dyslexia. In particular, it focuses on the sublexical letter-sound conversion ... More


Visual Stress and its Relationship to Dyslexia

Chris Singleton

in Visual Aspects of Dyslexia

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199589814
eISBN:
9780191744785
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199589814.003.0006
Subject:
Neuroscience, Development, Behavioral Neuroscience

This chapter reviews current knowledge on visual stress, a condition characterised by visual-perceptual distortions and asthenopia when viewing text, impairing skilled reading. Visual stress is more ... More


Extrastriate visual areas

Edmund T. Rolls

in Computational Neuroscience of Vision

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198524885
eISBN:
9780191689277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524885.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

This chapter discusses the anatomical and functional continuation of the three parallel visual pathways in cortical areas beyond the striate cortex. These partially segregated visual streams are the ... More


Geometric-Optical Illusions Under Isoluminance?

Kai Hamburger, Thorsten Hansen, and Karl R. Gegenfurtner

in The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199794607
eISBN:
9780190654795
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794607.003.0018
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Vision

This chapter briefly introduces nine classical geometric-optical illusions. These include the Delboeuf illusion, the Ebbinghaus illusion, the Judd illusion, the Müller-Lyer illusion, the Ponzo ... More


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