Dichotic Listening Task

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Available Test Forms

Behavioural Laterality Battery Dichotic Listening Task

A test of ear dominance from the Behavioural Laterality Battery Dichotic Listening Task (Parker et al, 2020).
Duration: 5 minutes
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Dichotic Listening Task (Digits)

This implements a Dichotic Listening Task involving digits as described in Koch et al (2011).
Duration: 30 minutes
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Dichotic Listening Task (Syllables)

This implements a Dichotic Listening Task involving presentation of word syllables as described in Saetrevik & Hugdahl (2007).
Duration: 20 minutes
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References

Google ScholarSearch Google Scholar for peer-reviewed, published research using the Inquisit Dichotic Listening Task.

Studdert-Kennedy M., Shankweiler D. P. (1970). "Hemispheric specialization for speech perception". Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 48: 579–594

Hugdahl, K., & Andersson, L. (1986). The “Forced-Attention Paradigm” in Dichotic Listening to CV-Syllables: A Comparison Between Adults and Children. Cortex, 22, 417-432.

Saetrevik, B. & Hugdahl, K. (2007) . Endogeneous and exogeneous control of attention in dichotic listening. Neuropsychology, 21, 285-290.

Koch, I., Lawo, F., Fels, J. & Vorlaender, M. (2011). Switching in the Cocktail Party: Exploring Intentional Control of Auditory Selective Attention. Journal of Experimental Psychology: HPP, 37, 1140 - 1147.

Bless, J. J., Westerhausen, R., Arciuli, J., Kompus, K., Gudmundsen, M., & Hugdahl, K. (2013). Right on all Occasions?” – On the Feasibility of Laterality Research Using a Smartphone Dichotic Listening Application. Frontiers in Psychology, 4, 42.

Parker, Adam J, Woodhead, Zoe V. J, Thompson, Paul A, & Bishop, Dorothy V. M. (n.d.). Assessing the reliability of an online behavioural laterality battery: A pre-registered study. Laterality (Hove), Ahead-of-print(Ahead-of-print), 1-39.