Human behavior depends on the ability to effectively introspect about our performance. For simple perceptual decisions, this introspective or metacognitive ability varies substantially across individuals and is correlated with the structure of focal areas in prefrontal cortex. This raises the possibility that the ability to introspect about different perceptual decisions might be mediated by a common cognitive process. To test this hypothesis, we examined whether inter-individual differences ...Expand abstract
- Publisher copy:
- Copyright date:
Relating inter-individual differences in metacognitive performance on different perceptual tasks.
If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record