Auditory warning signals affect mechanisms of response selection: evidence from a Simon task.

@article{Fischer2010AuditoryWS,
  title={Auditory warning signals affect mechanisms of response selection: evidence from a Simon task.},
  author={Rico Fischer and Franziska Plessow and Andrea Kiesel},
  journal={Experimental psychology},
  year={2010},
  volume={57 2},
  pages={89-97}
}
Irrelevant tone (accessory) stimuli facilitate performance in simple and choice reaction time tasks. In the present study, we combined accessory stimulation with a selective attention paradigm in order to investigate its influence on mechanisms of response selection. In the framework of a spatial stimulus-response compatibility task (Simon task), we tested… CONTINUE READING