Failure to detect changes to people during a real-world interaction

  title={Failure to detect changes to people during a real-world interaction},
  author={Daniel J. Simons and D. T. Levin},
  journal={Psychonomic Bulletin & Review},
  • Daniel J. Simons, D. T. Levin
  • Published 1998
  • Psychology
  • Psychonomic Bulletin & Review
  • Recent research on change detection has documented surprising failures to detect visual changes occurring between views of a scene, suggesting the possibility that visual representations contain few details. Although these studies convincingly demonstrate change blindness for objects in still images and motion pictures, they may not adequately assess the capacity to represent objects in the real world. Here we examine and reject the possibility that change blindness in previous studies resulted… CONTINUE READING
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