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Hierarchical organization of cognition reflected in distributed frontoparietal activity.

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Organization of behavior into a nested hierarchy of tasks and subtasks is characteristic of purposive cognition in humans. While frontoparietal regions have been shown to represent many kinds of task events, their representation of task/subtask structure has not been directly investigated. On each trial of the current study, participants carried out a sequence of four visual target detections organized by task context into subtasks of different structure (three and one or two and two). Throug...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience
Volume:
32
Issue:
48
Pages:
17373-17381
Publication date:
2012-11-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1529-2401
ISSN:
0270-6474
Source identifiers:
383384
Language:
English
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pubs:383384
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uuid:cfb1833e-18f5-4416-93de-2a615694c109
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pubs:383384
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2013-11-16

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