The control of attention to faces

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Bindemann, Markus; Burton, A. Mike; Langton, Stephen R. H.; Schweinberger, Stefan R.; Doherty, Martin J.;
(2007)
  • Publisher: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1167/7.10.15
  • Subject: BF

Humans attend to faces. This study examines the extent to which attention biases to faces are under top-down control. In a visual cueing paradigm, observers responded faster to a target probe appearing in the location of a face cue than of a competing object cue (Experi... View more
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