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Development in the Visual Cortex   [Other Title]

Die Sehsphäre in der Entwicklung   [Other Title]
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Genre: Documentary Film
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Production company: David Rowan
  Daniel Wiles
  Margaret Williams
Distributor: IWF (Göttingen)
Author: Colin Blakemore

Keywords: Cortex, Cortex, Deprivation, Entwicklung, Felis catus, Hauskatze, Hauskatze, Hirn, Hirnrinde, Lobus occipitalis cerebri, Physiologie, Physiologie, räumliche Wahrnehmung, Sehsphäre, sensorische, vertikaler, visuelle Wahrnehmung, visueller, visueller Input, cat, optic lobe, space perception, visual perception
Research on the plasticity in the visual cortex. The already well known sensitive period is described and the apparatus used to rear kittens in selectively oriented striped environments is shown. Both the behavioural and the neurophysiological effects are demonstrated on cats with exclusively horizontal or exclusively vertical stripes as their only prior visual experience.

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Language: deu
Sound: Sound film
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Duration: 9 1/2 min

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