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The suppression of reflexive visual and auditory orienting when attention is otherwise engaged.

Abstract:

Two experiments were conducted to examine whether abrupt onsets are capable of reflexively capturing attention when they occur outside the current focus of spatial attention, as would be expected if exogenous orienting operates in a truly automatic fashion. The authors established a highly focused attentional state by means of the central presentation of a stream of visual or auditory characters, which participants sometimes had to monitor. No intramodal reflexive cuing effects were observed ...

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10.1037/0096-1523.33.1.137

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Journal:
Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance
Volume:
33
Issue:
1
Pages:
137-148
Publication date:
2007-02-05
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EISSN:
1939-1277
ISSN:
0096-1523
URN:
uuid:921217d0-9d67-4dfc-9533-2e45aca3a64b
Source identifiers:
7173
Local pid:
pubs:7173

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