Speech Shadowing While Driving

@article{Spence2003SpeechSW,
  title={Speech Shadowing While Driving},
  author={Charles Spence and Liliana Read},
  journal={Psychological Science},
  year={2003},
  volume={14},
  pages={251 - 256}
}
We investigated the role of cross-modal links in spatial attention in modulating the efficiency of dual-task performance. The difficulty of combining speech shadowing with a simulated driving task was modulated by the spatial location from which the speech was presented. In both single- and dual-task conditions, participants found it significantly easier to shadow one of two auditory streams when the relevant speech was presented from directly in front of them, rather than from the side. This… 

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