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Sensitivity to object viewpoint and action instructions during search for targets in the lower visual field.

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We contrasted visual search for targets presented in prototypical views and targets presented in nonprototypical views, when targets were defined by their names and when they were defined by the action that would normally be performed on them. The likelihood of the first fixation falling on the target was increased for prototypical-view targets falling in the lower visual field. When targets were defined by actions, the durations of fixations were reduced for targets in the lower field. The r...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Psychological science
Volume:
19
Issue:
1
Pages:
42-48
Publication date:
2008-01-05
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EISSN:
1467-9280
ISSN:
0956-7976
URN:
uuid:aea7d9ff-5298-4765-a448-ec2790496722
Source identifiers:
311477
Local pid:
pubs:311477

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