Backwards is the way forward: feedback in the cortical hierarchy predicts the expected future.

Abstract

Clark offers a powerful description of the brain as a prediction machine, which offers progress on two distinct levels. First, on an abstract conceptual level, it provides a unifying framework for perception, action, and cognition (including subdivisions such as attention, expectation, and imagination). Second, hierarchical prediction offers progress on a… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S0140525X12002361

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@article{Muckli2013BackwardsIT, title={Backwards is the way forward: feedback in the cortical hierarchy predicts the expected future.}, author={Lars Muckli and Lucy S. Petro and Fraser W. Smith}, journal={The Behavioral and brain sciences}, year={2013}, volume={36 3}, pages={221} }