Chapter 2. A Developmental Perspective on Visual Proprioception

  1. Gavin Bremner and
  2. Alan Slater
  1. David I. Anderson,
  2. Joseph J. Campos and
  3. Marianne A. Barbu-Roth

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470752180.ch2

Theories of Infant Development

Theories of Infant Development

How to Cite

Anderson, D. I., Campos, J. J. and Barbu-Roth, M. A. (2004) A Developmental Perspective on Visual Proprioception, in Theories of Infant Development (eds G. Bremner and A. Slater), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470752180.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631233374

Online ISBN: 9780470752180



  • visual proprioception;
  • psychological development;
  • motor skills;
  • emotional development;
  • multisensory integration


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • What is Visual Proprioception?

  • Assessing Perceptual Contributions to Postural Control

  • Vision's Role in Adult Postural Control

  • The Development of Visual Proprioception

  • What Leads to Improvements in Visual—Postural Coupling?

  • Future Directions