Chapter 1. Introduction and Background
next word will already been known and the next saccade will be made so as to fixate the word slightly right of where it would have been fixated otherwise. For small let- ter words, like four letter words, this means that they will be fixated slightly right of centre.
This chapter provided an overview over connectionist models of visual word recogni- tion as well and the viewing position effect. The next chapter contains details about the networks used in the current work and the results of the current simulation.