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Neuropsychological evidence distinguishing object selection from action (effector) selection.

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We report two sets of data on object and action selection in a patient, ES, with an impaired ability to make task-based actions to objects. In simple action tasks, ES often made familiar actions to objects rather than the action appropriate to the task rule. We show that, despite having impaired selection of action, ES was able to select the target for action (based on salient perceptual differences). Relatively good object selection occurred even when the distractor had a stronger learned re...

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10.1080/02643290050110647

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Author
Journal:
Cognitive neuropsychology More from this journal
Volume:
17
Issue:
6
Pages:
547-562
Publication date:
2000-09-01
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EISSN:
1464-0627
ISSN:
0264-3294
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:273974
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uuid:6a0920ca-dfd2-426f-bc66-78c196aefd80
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pubs:273974
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273974
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2012-12-19

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