Discrimination of mirror image stimuli in children. Academic Article uri icon


  • Young children recognize and discriminate certain letters and geometrical shapes more readily under a brief tachistoscopic exposure of 80 msec than under a longer exposure of 35 sec. This paradoxical finding seems to provide one explanation for mirror image confusions and letter reversals in children. 1974.

published proceedings

  • Neuropsychologia

author list (cited authors)

  • Aaron, P. G., & Malatesha, R. N.

citation count

  • 10

complete list of authors

  • Aaron, PG||Malatesha, RN

publication date

  • October 1974