Book Review: Eye Tracking: A Comprehensive Guide to Methods and Measures

  title={Book Review: Eye Tracking: A Comprehensive Guide to Methods and Measures},
  author={Alan Kennedy},
  journal={Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology},
  pages={607 - 609}
  • Alan Kennedy
  • Published 2016
  • Computer Science, Medicine, Psychology
  • Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology
  • Fifty years ago it was virtually impossible to carry out funded work in the United Kingdom on eye movement control in reading. For example, the Social Science Research Council at that time, possibly influenced by three very negative reviews of the subject by Tinker, the last in 1958 (Tinker, 1958), loftily declared the topic a dead end. Now, virtually all psychology departments provide a home for at least one eye movement researcher (and sometimes ten). The reason? Possibly a single paper by… CONTINUE READING
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