• Psychology, Computer Science
  • Published 2002

Spatiotemporal attentional constraints in perception

  title={Spatiotemporal attentional constraints in perception},
  author={Jeroen S. Benjamins},
Selection of objects and events to perceive the world around us is determined not purely on whatever salient objects or events stand out the strongest in the current flow of sensory input. Current goals, interests etcetera steer the perceptual system in a top-down manner by directing the senses to a particular part of the world as well. This thesis focuses on how well perception can be voluntary (top-down) controlled by examining the spatiotemporal limits of attentional selection. It was shown… CONTINUE READING

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