Electrophysiological correlates of adult decisions made during a conservation of quantity task

Dennis L. Molfese, Victoria J. Molfese, Robin Buhrke, George Shute, Selina Wang

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Visual evoked responses were recorded from 10 scalp locations over the left and right hemisphere while adults were involved in a conservation of quantity task. Multivariate analyses involving principal components analysis and ANOVA identified bilateral and left hemisphere lateralized components of the visual evoked responses which discriminated between conservation judgments made by subjects.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)77-88
Number of pages12
JournalBrain and Cognition
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1983


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuropsychology and Physiological Psychology
  • Experimental and Cognitive Psychology
  • Developmental and Educational Psychology
  • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)
  • Cognitive Neuroscience

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