Event-related potentials reveal the development of stable face representations from natural variability.

@article{Andrews2017EventrelatedPR,
  title={Event-related potentials reveal the development of stable face representations from natural variability.},
  author={Sally Andrews and A. Mike Burton and Stefan Robert Schweinberger and Holger Wiese},
  journal={Quarterly journal of experimental psychology},
  year={2017},
  volume={70 8},
  pages={1620-1632}
}
Natural variability between instances of unfamiliar faces can make it difficult to reconcile two images as the same person. Yet for familiar faces, effortless recognition occurs even with considerable variability between images. To explore how stable face representations develop, we employed incidental learning in the form of a face sorting task. In each… CONTINUE READING