Chapter 2. Visual Deficit Models of Dyslexia

  1. Gerald Hales PhD
  1. Gordon Stanley

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470699072.ch2

Dyslexia Matters: A Celebratory Contributed Volume to Honour Professor T.R. Miles

Dyslexia Matters: A Celebratory Contributed Volume to Honour Professor T.R. Miles

How to Cite

Stanley, G. (2008) Visual Deficit Models of Dyslexia, in Dyslexia Matters: A Celebratory Contributed Volume to Honour Professor T.R. Miles (ed G. Hales), Whurr Publishers Ltd, London, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470699072.ch2

Editor Information

  1. Chartered Psychologist and Research Fellow, Institute of Educational Technology, The Open University

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 APR 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781897635117

Online ISBN: 9780470699072

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Keywords:

  • visual deficit models;
  • dyslexia;
  • complex skill;
  • visual factors;
  • visual analysis stage

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Intoduction

  • The Transient Deficit Theory

  • Reference-Eye Instability

  • The Scotopic Sensitivity Syndrome