On the ability to inhibit thought and action: general and special theories of an act of control.

@article{Logan1994OnTA,
  title={On the ability to inhibit thought and action: general and special theories of an act of control.},
  author={Gordon D. Logan and T Van Zandt and Frederick Verbruggen and Eric-Jan Wagenmakers},
  journal={Psychological review},
  year={1994},
  volume={121 1},
  pages={
          66-95
        }
}
Response inhibition is an important act of control in many domains of psychology and neuroscience. It is often studied in a stop-signal task that requires subjects to inhibit an ongoing action in response to a stop signal. Performance in the stop-signal task is understood as a race between a go process that underlies the action and a stop process that inhibits the action. Responses are inhibited if the stop process finishes before the go process. The finishing time of the stop process is not… CONTINUE READING

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