Spatial Heterogeneity in the Perception of Face and Form Attributes


The identity of an object is a fixed property, independent of where it appears, and an effective visual system should capture this invariance [1-3]. However, we now report that the perceived gender of a face is strongly biased toward male or female at different locations in the visual field. The spatial pattern of these biases was distinctive and stable for… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2010.11.017


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@article{Afraz2010SpatialHI, title={Spatial Heterogeneity in the Perception of Face and Form Attributes}, author={Arash S R Afraz and Maryam Vaziri Pashkam and Patrick Cavanagh}, journal={Current Biology}, year={2010}, volume={20}, pages={2112-2116} }