Aging affects attunement in perceiving length by dynamic touch

@inproceedings{Withagen2011AgingAA,
  title={Aging affects attunement in perceiving length by dynamic touch},
  author={Rob Withagen and Simone R. Caljouw},
  booktitle={Attention, perception & psychophysics},
  year={2011}
}
Earlier studies have revealed age-dependent differences in perception by dynamic touch. In the present study, we examined whether the capacity to learn deteriorates with aging. Adopting an ecological approach to learning, the authors examined the process of attunement--that is, the changes in what informational variable is exploited. Young and elderly… CONTINUE READING