Vision: attending the invisible.
Publication Type:Journal Article
Source:Current biology : CB, Cell Press, Volume 17, Number 6, p.R202–3 (2007)
Keywords:Attention, Awareness, Brain Mapping, Humans, Photic Stimulation, Visual Perception, Visual Perception: physiology
In everyday vision, attention and awareness are hand in glove and almost impossible to tell apart. Recent work has exploited more contrived situations that allow these psychologically defined processes to be dissociated, providing insights into their respective neurophysiological correlates.