No attentional capture for simple visual search: evidence for a dual-route account.

@article{Chan2014NoAC,
  title={No attentional capture for simple visual search: evidence for a dual-route account.},
  author={Louis K. H. Chan and William G. Hayward},
  journal={Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance},
  year={2014},
  volume={40 6},
  pages={
          2154-66
        }
}
  • L. Chan, W. Hayward
  • Published 1 September 2014
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance
An enduring question in visual attention research is whether unattended objects are subject to perceptual processing. The traditional view suggests that, whereas focal attention is required for the processing of complex features or for individuating objects, it is not required for detecting basic features. However, other models suggest that detecting basic features may be no different from object identification and also require focal attention. In the present study, we approach this problem by… 
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