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The role of working memory in auditory selective attention.

Abstract:

A growing body of research now demonstrates that working memory plays an important role in controlling the extent to which irrelevant visual distractors are processed during visual selective attention tasks (e.g., Lavie, Hirst, De Fockert, and Viding, 2004). Recently, it has been shown that the successful selection of tactile information also depends on the availability of working memory (Dalton, Lavie, and Spence, 2009). Here, we investigate whether working memory plays a role in auditory se...

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10.1080/17470210903023646

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Journal:
Quarterly journal of experimental psychology (2006)
Volume:
62
Issue:
11
Pages:
2126-2132
Publication date:
2009-11-01
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EISSN:
1747-0226
ISSN:
1747-0218
Source identifiers:
9523
Language:
English
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2012-12-19

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