Are Colours Easier to Read than See?

While he devoted most of his life to Christianity, John Ridley Stroop will be most remembered for his contribution to psychology.

Born the second youngest of six children in 1897, he spent his early years on his family farm in Tennessee. Health concerns meant he wasn’t able to help much with farm duties, and so Stroop developed his mind. He excelled at school, graduating top of his class, and went on…