Wide and Say ‘ ‘ Blah ! ’ ’ Attentional Dynamics of Delayed Naming

  title={Wide and Say ‘ ‘ Blah ! ’ ’ Attentional Dynamics of Delayed Naming},
  author={Stephen D. Goldinger and Tamiko Azuma and Marianne Abramson and Pushpam Jain},
In a well-known study, Balota and Chumbley (1985) used a delayed naming task to assess postperceptual word frequency effects. They observed frequency effects after considerable delays, suggesting that frequency sensitivity characterizes not only the perceptual stage, but also postaccess stages. The present investigation examined delayed naming in a dual-task. Using delays after perception and a constant response (‘‘blah’’) for all catch trials, we attained relatively pure indices of the mental… CONTINUE READING