Self-Report of Right-Left Confusion in College Men and Women

  title={Self-Report of Right-Left Confusion in College Men and Women},
  author={H. Julia Hannay and P J Ciaccia and Jeanne Wald Kerr and Daniel Barrett},
  journal={Perceptual and Motor Skills},
  pages={451 - 457E}
Self-report questionnaires of difficulty in right-left discrimination and handedness were given to 575 male and 607 female undergraduates. Significantly more men and lefthanders reported having right-left confusion frequently or all the time. The validity of such self-report measures in predicting actual performance on right-left discrimination tasks is questioned since the results, at least as a function of handedness, depended on the question asked. 

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