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Unformatted text preview: CHIMERIC FACE-Take two different faces & divide in ½ & combine halves PROCEDURE:-Determine which CHIMERIC FACE looks younger RUECKERT (2005) EXPERIMENT PROPOSED:-Each trial, two CHIMERIC FACES were shown & asked to indicated which one appears younger. In reality, two faces were always mirror images of each other so they had identical age information. Thus, just based on characteristics of images, we would expect no preference for one image or the other. INDEPENDENT VARIABLE:-Construction of the CHIMERIC FACE PREDICTION OF RESULTS:-Different behavior for right- handed & left- handed observers-Right handed: right hemisphere more involved in judgments about faces-Left handed: no strong difference between left & right hemispheres...
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- Spring '08
- Psychology, Seizure, Corpus callosum, Lateralization of brain function