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Is iconic memory iconic?

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Short‐term memory in vision is typically thought to divide into at least two memory stores: a short, fragile, high‐capacity store known as iconic memory, and a longer, durable, capacity‐limited store known as visual working memory (VWM). This paper argues that iconic memory stores icons, i.e., image‐like perceptual representations. The iconicity of iconic memory has significant consequences for understanding consciousness, nonconceptual content, and the perception–cognition border. Steven Gro...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1111/phpr.12625

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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HUMS
Department:
Philosophy Faculty
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European Commission
Grant:
681422
Publisher:
Wiley
Journal:
Philosophy and Phenomenological Research More from this journal
Volume:
101
Issue:
3
Pages:
660-682
Publication date:
2019-07-25
Acceptance date:
2019-05-25
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EISSN:
1933-1592
ISSN:
0031-8205
Language:
English
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pubs:1019195
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uuid:d03bee1e-a9b4-4ce1-b590-5588170f2c7f
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2019-06-19

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