The effect of distraction on face and voice recognition

@article{Stevenage2013TheEO,
  title={The effect of distraction on face and voice recognition},
  author={Sarah V. Stevenage and Greg J. Neil and Jessica Marie Barlow and Amy Dyson and Catherine Eaton-Brown and Beth Parsons},
  journal={Psychological Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={77},
  pages={167-175}
}
The results of two experiments are presented which explore the effect of distractor items on face and voice recognition. Following from the suggestion that voice processing is relatively weak compared to face processing, it was anticipated that voice recognition would be more affected by the presentation of distractor items between study and test compared to face recognition. Using a sequential matching task with a fixed interval between study and test that either incorporated distractor items… Expand
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