Orienting of attention and eye movements

@article{Sheliga2004OrientingOA,
  title={Orienting of attention and eye movements},
  author={Boris M. Sheliga and Lucia Riggio and Giacomo Rizzolatti},
  journal={Experimental Brain Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={98},
  pages={507-522}
}
According to the premotor theory of attention, the mechanisms responsible for spatial attention and the mechanisms involved in programming ocular saccades are basically the same. The aim of the present experiments was to test this claim. In experiment 1 subjects were presented with a visual display consisting of a fixation point and four boxes arranged horizontally and located above the fixation cross. Two of the boxes were in the left visual hemifield, two in the right. A fifth box was located… Expand
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