STILES-CRAWFORD EFFECT

the perceived brightness or colour depending on whether the light rays enter the pupil near the centre or the edge. (Sir Walter Stiles (1901-1985), British physicist; Brian H. Crawford, 20th-century British physiologist)

STILES-CRAWFORD EFFECT: "The Stiles-Crawford effect depends on where light rays enter the eye."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STILES-CRAWFORD EFFECT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/stiles-crawford-effect/ (accessed July 17, 2019).
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