Perceptual anomalies in schizophrenia: integrating phenomenology and cognitive neuroscience.

@article{Uhlhaas2007PerceptualAI,
  title={Perceptual anomalies in schizophrenia: integrating phenomenology and cognitive neuroscience.},
  author={Peter J Uhlhaas and Aaron L. Mishara},
  journal={Schizophrenia bulletin},
  year={2007},
  volume={33 1},
  pages={142-56}
}
From phenomenological and experimental perspectives, research in schizophrenia has emphasized deficits in "higher" cognitive functions, including attention, executive function, as well as memory. In contrast, general consensus has viewed dysfunctions in basic perceptual processes to be relatively unimportant in the explanation of more complex aspects of the disorder, including changes in self-experience and the development of symptoms such as delusions. We present evidence from phenomenology… CONTINUE READING