|Attention: Stroop 1935|
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|Citation||Stroop, J.R. (1935). Studies of interference in serial verbal reactions. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 28, 643-662. (Read the article)|
|Summary of Experiment||This is the classic experiment where participants are presented with words printed in colors that do not match the colors of the words (for instance, the word "red" might be printed in green ink). They are then expected to name the color of the word rather than the word itself (in the above example, saying "green").|
|Related Studies in this Corpus||Schneider and Shiffrin 1977, Flowers, Warner, and Polansky 1979|
|Works this Study Cites||BAIR, J. H., The practice curve: A study of the formation of habits. Psychol. Rev. Monog. Suppl., 1902 (No. 19), 1-70.
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|Works in Set that Cite this Study||Flowers, Warner, and Polansky 1979, Tipper 1985|
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|Contact for More Information||Brian MacWhinney|