LATENCY OF RESPONSE By N., Sam M.S. - 45 The messure of time that occurs from the introduction of a stimulus and the following response or reaction time. Common concept used in Cognitive Psychology. LATENCY OF RESPONSE: "The psychological term for reaction time is latency of response." Related Psychology Terms Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development REACTION TIME (Response Latency) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) HALL, G. (GLANVILLE) STANLEY AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGIC DISORDERS (GENERAL) HABIT CATTELL, JAMES iMcKEEN (1860- 1944) STIMULUS (literally “goad”) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "LATENCY OF RESPONSE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/latency-of-response/ (accessed December 4, 2021).