Department of Kinesiology, Recreation and Sport
Master of Arts
The following hypotheses will be tested in this study: 1. There is no significant difference of single left hand reaction times between the athlete and non-athlete groups. 2. There is no significant difference of single right hand reaction times between the athlete and non-athlete groups. 3. There are no significant differences of the refractory time means at the various time intervals between stimulus presentation of athletes and non-athletes.
Knott, Jefferson, "The Effects of the Phenomenon of the Psychological Refractory Period Upon College Athletes and Non-Athletes" (1970). Masters Theses & Specialist Projects. Paper 1003.