Psychophysics of Reading in Normal and Low Vision: 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Psychophysics of Reading in Normal and Low Vision

1st Edition

By Gordon E. Legge

CRC Press

248 pages

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Description

Written by a leader in the field of low vision research, this book discusses the role of vision in reading, focusing on the reading performance of people with normal, healthy vision and people with impaired vision. The author describes the influence of physical properties of text on reading performance and the implications for information processin

Table of Contents

Contents: Preface and Acknowledgments. G.E. Legge, Vision and Reading. G.E. Legge, Measuring Reading Speed. G.E. Legge, Visual Mechanisms in Reading. G.E. Legge, Displaying Text. J.S. Mansfield, G.E. Legge, The MNREAD Acuity Chart. J.S. Mansfield, G.E. Legge, Appendix: Print Size Definitions and Conversions.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED085000
MEDICAL / Surgery / General
TEC009060
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Engineering
TEC017000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety