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Prior-entry: a review.

Abstract:

The law of prior entry was one of E.B. Titchener's seven fundamental laws of attention. According to Titchener (1908, p. 251): "the object of attention comes to consciousness more quickly than the objects which we are not attending to." Although researchers have been studying prior entry for more than a century now, progress in understanding the effect has been hindered by the many methodological confounds present in early research. As a consequence, it is unclear whether the behavioral effec...

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Journal:
Consciousness and cognition
Volume:
19
Issue:
1
Pages:
364-379
Publication date:
2010-03-05
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EISSN:
1090-2376
ISSN:
1053-8100
URN:
uuid:96ca4780-3fba-4222-a506-53e7b1877234
Source identifiers:
35053
Local pid:
pubs:35053

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