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Internal Versus External Focus Feedback

Gabriele Wulf

Gabriele Wulf, PhD, is a professor in the department of kinesiology at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. Dr. Wulf has more than 100 publications in motor learning and control and 35 publications related to attentional focus and motor skills. She initiated the line of research described in this book—external versus internal focus of attention—in the mid-1990s. She has been a section editor for Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport and Women in Sport and Physical Activity Journal. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Attention and Motor Skill Learning

Human Kinetics, 2007

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... (e.g., Thorndike, 1914, 1932; for reviews, see Salmoni, Schmidt, & Walter, 1984; Schmidt, 1991; Swinnen, 1996; Wulf & Shea, 2004). (In the research literature, two types of feedback are distinguished: knowledge of results [KR] and knowledge...

Internal Versus External Focus Instructions

Gabriele Wulf

Gabriele Wulf, PhD, is a professor in the department of kinesiology at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. Dr. Wulf has more than 100 publications in motor learning and control and 35 publications related to attentional focus and motor skills. She initiated the line of research described in this book—external versus internal focus of attention—in the mid-1990s. She has been a section editor for Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport and Women in Sport and Physical Activity Journal. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Attention and Motor Skill Learning

Human Kinetics, 2007

Ebook Chapter

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... (see figure 2.1). Average amplitudes of the internal focus, external focus, and control groups on the ski simulator (Wulf, Höβ, & Prinz, 1998, Experiment 1). Reprinted, by permission, from G. Wulf, M. Höβ, and W. Prinz, 1998,...

Attentional Focus and the Learning Process

Gabriele Wulf

Gabriele Wulf, PhD, is a professor in the department of kinesiology at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. Dr. Wulf has more than 100 publications in motor learning and control and 35 publications related to attentional focus and motor skills. She initiated the line of research described in this book—external versus internal focus of attention—in the mid-1990s. She has been a section editor for Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport and Women in Sport and Physical Activity Journal. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Attention and Motor Skill Learning

Human Kinetics, 2007

Ebook Chapter

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... there is even evidence that the performance of beginners can suffer when they are given instructions about the correct technique (Wulf & Weigelt, 1997). This experiment used a ski simulator task. The ski simulator consists of two bowed rails...

Level of Expertise

Gabriele Wulf

Gabriele Wulf, PhD, is a professor in the department of kinesiology at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. Dr. Wulf has more than 100 publications in motor learning and control and 35 publications related to attentional focus and motor skills. She initiated the line of research described in this book—external versus internal focus of attention—in the mid-1990s. She has been a section editor for Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport and Women in Sport and Physical Activity Journal. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Attention and Motor Skill Learning

Human Kinetics, 2007

Ebook Chapter

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... becomes interrupted, for whatever reason, self-consciousness is created. A sudden shift in attentional focus–towards what Gabriele Wulf defines as ‘internal focus’–throws the brain engine into a lower gear with a loud roar and pulls the hand...

Suprapostural Tasks

Gabriele Wulf

Gabriele Wulf, PhD, is a professor in the department of kinesiology at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. Dr. Wulf has more than 100 publications in motor learning and control and 35 publications related to attentional focus and motor skills. She initiated the line of research described in this book—external versus internal focus of attention—in the mid-1990s. She has been a section editor for Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport and Women in Sport and Physical Activity Journal. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Attention and Motor Skill Learning

Human Kinetics, 2007

Ebook Chapter

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... of the postural task. Therefore, Nancy McNevin and I (McNevin & Wulf, 2002) tried to replicate the study by Riley and colleagues (1999), but with an explicit attentional focus manipulation. Similarly to Riley and colleagues, we measured participants’...

Advantages of Attentional Focus on the Movement Effect

Gabriele Wulf

Gabriele Wulf, PhD, is a professor in the department of kinesiology at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. Dr. Wulf has more than 100 publications in motor learning and control and 35 publications related to attentional focus and motor skills. She initiated the line of research described in this book—external versus internal focus of attention—in the mid-1990s. She has been a section editor for Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport and Women in Sport and Physical Activity Journal. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Attention and Motor Skill Learning

Human Kinetics, 2007

Ebook Chapter

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... if there is an advantage to focusing on the movement effect, relative to focusing on another task, the former condition should lead to more effective learning. Nancy McNevin and I examined this question (Wulf & McNevin, 2003) in a study in which we had...

Special Populations

Gabriele Wulf

Gabriele Wulf, PhD, is a professor in the department of kinesiology at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. Dr. Wulf has more than 100 publications in motor learning and control and 35 publications related to attentional focus and motor skills. She initiated the line of research described in this book—external versus internal focus of attention—in the mid-1990s. She has been a section editor for Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport and Women in Sport and Physical Activity Journal. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Attention and Motor Skill Learning

Human Kinetics, 2007

Ebook Chapter

1

... the difficulty of the task seems to influence the “size” of the attentional focus effects (e.g., Landers et al., 2005; Wulf, Töllner, & Shea, in press). Therefore, we expected to see greater external focus advantages on the more difficult (i.e.,...