Independent sampling of features enables conscious perception of bound objects.

@article{Vul2010IndependentSO,
  title={Independent sampling of features enables conscious perception of bound objects.},
  author={Edward Vul and Anina N. Rich},
  journal={Psychological science},
  year={2010},
  volume={21 8},
  pages={1168-75}
}
Decades of research suggest that selective attention is critical for binding the features of objects together for conscious perception. A fundamental question, however, remains unresolved: How do people perceive objects, albeit with binding errors (illusory conjunctions), when attentional resolution is poor? We used a novel technique to investigate how features are selected to create percepts of bound objects. We measured the correlation of errors (intrusions) in color and identity reports in… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Explore Further: Topics Discussed in This Paper

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 19 extracted citations

Attention to attributes and objects in working memory.

Journal of experimental psychology. Learning, memory, and cognition • 2013
View 9 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Natural scenes can be identified as rapidly as individual features.

Attention, perception & psychophysics • 2017
View 2 Excerpts

What Is an Object File ?

Edward J. Green, Philosophy Jake Quilty-Dunn
2016
View 2 Excerpts

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 27 references

Spatial ensemble statistics are efficient codes that can be represented with reduced attention.

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America • 2009
View 1 Excerpt

A Boolean map theory of visual attention.

Psychological review • 2007
View 2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…