Predictive tracking over occlusions by 4-month-old infants.

@article{Hofsten2007PredictiveTO,
  title={Predictive tracking over occlusions by 4-month-old infants.},
  author={C. Von Hofsten and O. Kochukhova and K. Rosander},
  journal={Developmental science},
  year={2007},
  volume={10 5},
  pages={
          625-40
        }
}
  • C. Von Hofsten, O. Kochukhova, K. Rosander
  • Published 2007
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Developmental science
  • Two experiments investigated how 16-20-week-old infants visually tracked an object that oscillated on a horizontal trajectory with a centrally placed occluder. To determine the principles underlying infants' tendency to shift gaze to the exiting side before the object arrives, occluder width, oscillation frequency, and motion amplitude were manipulated resulting in occlusion durations between 0.20 and 1.66 s. Through these manipulations, we were able to distinguish between several possible… CONTINUE READING

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