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Precision, attention, and consciousness

Jakob Hohwy

in The Predictive Mind

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199682737
eISBN:
9780191766350
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682737.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The starting point for this chapter is attention. Our ability to attend to things and to have our attention drawn to things is a key facet of our mental lives. The prediction error framework is able ... More


The Perceptual and Cognitive Effects of Action Video Game Experience

C. Shawn Green

in Learning by Playing: Video Gaming in Education

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199896646
eISBN:
9780190256142
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199896646.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter examines the effects of action video game experience on children's vision, attention, and cognitive skills. It first provides an overview of action video games before turning to a ... More


Attending: Why Attention Is a Mental Activity

Sebastian Watzl

in Structuring Mind: The Nature of Attention and how it Shapes Consciousness

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780199658428
eISBN:
9780191839283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199658428.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Attention comes in many different forms. An account of attention needs to show what those forms have in common. This chapter argues that the explanatorily primary form is a mental activity: the ... More


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