Interactions between the perception of age and ethnicity in faces: an event-related potential study

  title={Interactions between the perception of age and ethnicity in faces: an event-related potential study},
  author={Esther Alonso-Prieto and Ipek Oruc and Cristina Rubino and Maria Zhu and Todd C. Handy and Jason J. S. Barton},
  journal={Cognitive Neuropsychology},
  pages={368 - 384}
Face perception models propose that different facial attributes are processed by anatomically distinct neural pathways that partially overlap. Whether these attributes interact functionally is an open question. Our goal was to determine if there are interactions between age and ethnicity processing and, if so, at what temporal epoch these interactions are evident. We monitored event-related potentials on electroencephalography while subjects categorized faces by age or ethnicity in two… 
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