Individual differences in susceptibility to inattentional blindness.

  title={Individual differences in susceptibility to inattentional blindness.},
  author={Janelle K. Seegmiller and Jason Watson and David L. Strayer},
  journal={Journal of experimental psychology. Learning, memory, and cognition},
  volume={37 3},
Inattentional blindness refers to the finding that people do not always see what appears in their gaze. Though inattentional blindness affects large percentages of people, it is unclear if there are individual differences in susceptibility. The present study addressed whether individual differences in attentional control, as reflected by variability in working memory capacity, modulate susceptibility to inattentional blindness. Participants watched a classic inattentional blindness video… 

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