Sequential and coordinative processing dynamics in figural transformations across the life span

@article{Mayr1996SequentialAC,
  title={Sequential and coordinative processing dynamics in figural transformations across the life span},
  author={Ulrich Mayr and Reinhold Kliegl and R T Krampe},
  journal={Cognition},
  year={1996},
  volume={59},
  pages={61-90}
}
This work tests the proposition that two distinct factors involved in life span cognitive development are mental speed and coordination efficiency. Dynamics of information processing in a figural transformation task were assessed via time-accuracy functions for children (mean age = 9.5 years), young adults (mean age = 23.7 years), and old adults (mean age = 73.7 years). Corresponding to the two proposed factors, speed and coordination, both sequential and coordinative aspects of complexity were… Expand
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