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Does the sight of physical threat induce a tactile processing bias? Modality-specific attentional facilitation induced by viewing threatening pictures.

Abstract:

Threatening stimuli are thought to bias spatial attention toward the location from which the threat is presented. Although this effect is well-established in the visual domain, little is known regarding whether tactile attention is similarly affected by threatening pictures. We hypothesised that tactile attention might be more affected by cues implying physical threat to a person's bodily tissues than by cues implying general threat. In the present study, participants made temporal order judg...

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Van Damme, S More by this author
Gallace, A More by this author
Crombez, G More by this author
Moseley, GL More by this author
Journal:
Brain research
Volume:
1253
Pages:
100-106
Publication date:
2009-02-05
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EISSN:
1872-6240
ISSN:
0006-8993
URN:
uuid:dde541a6-adb8-4216-bcae-c6cad766be3d
Source identifiers:
11417
Local pid:
pubs:11417

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