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The size of an attentional window affects working memory guidance.

Abstract:

We ask whether attentional guidance from working memory (WM) is influenced by the size of an attentional window. Participants adopted either a focused or a diffuse attentional window when responding to a search display. Prior to the search display an initial cue had to be held in memory (Experiment 1A, visual WM; Experiment 1C, verbal WM) or merely identified (Experiment 1B, identification). In all cases, search performance was affected by the re-presentation of the cue in the search display,...

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10.3758/app.72.4.963

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Journal:
Attention, perception and psychophysics
Volume:
72
Issue:
4
Pages:
963-972
Publication date:
2010-05-05
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EISSN:
1943-393X
ISSN:
1943-3921
URN:
uuid:ebc06b8c-5a3c-4e14-b463-866b279e496e
Source identifiers:
311733
Local pid:
pubs:311733

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