Is attentional focusing an inhibitory process at distractor location?

Abstract

This study investigated whether attentional focusing is an inhibitory mechanism of lateral distractor stimuli. Attentional focusing is defined as the visual system capacity to vary the spatial extent of the attended area without shifting attention. A two-choice-reaction time task with compatible and incompatible flankers was used. Results were interpreted… (More)

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@article{Facoetti2000IsAF, title={Is attentional focusing an inhibitory process at distractor location?}, author={Angelica Facoetti and M. - N. Horcajada - Molteni}, journal={Brain research. Cognitive brain research}, year={2000}, volume={10 1-2}, pages={185-8} }