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Sensory memory persistence

Nelson Cowan

in Attention and Memory: An Integrated Framework

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780195119107
eISBN:
9780199870097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195119107.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter considers the role of sensory memory in current cognitive psychology. Its distinguishing features are discussed, as well as the types of sensory memory and their durations, uses, and ... More


Sensory Substitution and Augmentation: An Introduction

Fiona Macpherson

Fiona Macpherson (ed.)

in Sensory Substitution and Augmentation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780197266441
eISBN:
9780191884207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266441.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

In this essay I outline the main questions and the debates about sensory substitution and augmentation devices. I describe the two most studied modern sensory substitution devices (TVSS and the ... More


Sensory Cue Integration

Julia Trommershäuser, Konrad Kording, and Michael S. Landy (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195387247
eISBN:
9780199918379
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387247.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology

This book provides an introduction into both computational models and experimental paradigms that are concerned with sensory cue integration both within and between sensory modalities. Importantly, ... More


Different Modalities

Austen Clark

in Sensory Qualities

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198236801
eISBN:
9780191679360
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198236801.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

One would like a general theory of sensory modalities, a theory that could be applied to any sensory modality, including ones that humans do not share. It could be applied not only to the familiar ... More


Functional Imaging of Crossmodal Spatial Representations and Crossmodal Sapatial Attention

EMILIANO MACALUSO and JON DRIVER

in Crossmodal Space and Crossmodal Attention

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198524861
eISBN:
9780191689260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524861.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter reviews recent functional imaging studies using positron emission tomography (PET) or functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to study crossmodal attention and integration. It first ... More


Dynamic Cue Combination in Distributional Population Code Networks

Rama Natarajan and Richard S. Zemel

in Sensory Cue Integration

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195387247
eISBN:
9780199918379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195387247.003.0020
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter considers how a neural system could properly combine cues even as their reliabilities change dynamically and continuously in time. It describes a framework for characterizing how ... More


Exogenous Spatial-Cuing Studies of Human Cross-Modal Attention and Multisensory Integration

CHARLES SPENCE, JOHN MCDONALD, and JON DRIVER

in Crossmodal Space and Crossmodal Attention

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198524861
eISBN:
9780191689260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524861.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter focuses on the issue of whether stimulation at around the same place and time, in more than one sensory modality, has any effects on perceptual processing and/or on covert spatial ... More


Peeling Off Our Conscious Lives

Cyriel M. A. Pennartz

in The Brain's Representational Power: On Consciousness and the Integration of Modalities

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029315
eISBN:
9780262330121
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029315.003.0003
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

This chapter presents a fictive experiment in which a person named Harry voluntarily undergoes neurosurgical operations by which various cognitive processes are reversibly abolished. This paves the ... More


The Psychology of Multimodal Perception

PAUL BERTELSON and BÉATRICE DE GELDER

in Crossmodal Space and Crossmodal Attention

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198524861
eISBN:
9780191689260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524861.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Sensory modalities are classically distinguished based on the type of physical stimulation that they are most sensitive to: light for vision, sound for hearing, skin pressure for touch, molecules in ... More


The First Steps in Mate Choice: Preference Functions and Sensory Transduction

Gil G. Rosenthal

in Mate Choice: The Evolution of Sexual Decision Making from Microbes to Humans

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691150673
eISBN:
9781400885466
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691150673.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter focuses on the importance of sensation and sensory modality in shaping mate choice, drawing on the substantial literature on the sensory ecology of mate choice. It outlines the important ... More


The Brain's Representational Power: On Consciousness and the Integration of Modalities

Cyriel M.A. Pennartz

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262029315
eISBN:
9780262330121
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262029315.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience

Although science has made considerable progress in discovering the neural basis of cognition, how consciousness arises remains elusive. In this book, Pennartz analyzes which aspects of conscious ... More


Senses

Casey O'Callaghan

in A Multisensory Philosophy of Perception

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780198833703
eISBN:
9780191872129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833703.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Multisensory phenomena have been used to challenge the distinctness of our senses. Perceptual processes interact extensively and perform joint functions, while perceptual experience is constitutively ... More


Sensory Substitution and the Transparency of Visual Experience: Comments on Laurent Renier

Barry C. Smith

Fiona Macpherson (ed.)

in Sensory Substitution and Augmentation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780197266441
eISBN:
9780191884207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266441.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Sensory substitution devices make use of information in one sensory modality to deliver information usually provided by another. But when information usually presented visually is presented to a ... More


Quality Spaces and Sensory Modalities

David Rosenthal

in Phenomenal Qualities: Sense, Perception, and Consciousness

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198712718
eISBN:
9780191781049
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712718.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

It’s often assumed that mental qualities cannot occur without being conscious, so that subliminal perception and other nonconscious perceptual processes do not involve genuine qualitative character. ... More


Adaptation and Perceptual Binding in Sight and Sound

Derek H. Arnold and David Whitney

in Fitting the Mind to the World: Adaptation and After-Effects in High-Level Vision

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198529699
eISBN:
9780191689697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198529699.003.0013
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter first reviews some studies that have used adaptation as a tool to examine how information from different sensory modalities, vision and audition, becomes perceptually bound. It then ... More


Morphing Senses

Erik Myin, Ed Cooke, and Karim Zahidi

in Perception and Its Modalities

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199832798
eISBN:
9780199381609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199832798.003.0017
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

This chapter investigates whether the character of the experience arising from perceiving with a certain sense modality could be changed by letting a sense organ react to unusual stimuli, by changing ... More


The Space of Sensory Modalities

Fiona Macpherson

in Perception and Its Modalities

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199832798
eISBN:
9780199381609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199832798.003.0019
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, General

Is there a space of the sensory modalities? Such a space would be one in which all the actual, and at least some of the possible, sensory modalities could be represented. The position of the senses ... More


Multimodal Spatial Representations in the Primate Parietal Lobe

YALE E. COHEN and RICHARD A. ANDERSEN

in Crossmodal Space and Crossmodal Attention

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198524861
eISBN:
9780191689260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524861.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

The posterior parietal cortex (PPC) receives input from different sensory modalities and combines this information to form multimodal representations of extrapersonal space. Specifying the location ... More


Cross-Modal Interactions between Sensory Modalities: Implications for the Design of Multisensory Displays

Jan Theeuwes, Erik van der Burg, Christian N. L. Olivers, and Adelbert Bronkhorst

in Attention: From Theory to Practice

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195305722
eISBN:
9780199847723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195305722.003.0014
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Research on multisensory integration focused on interactions between the modalities occurring within a single task. A completely different line of research has concentrated on multisensory separation ... More


Sensing the World

Martin Stevens

in Sensory Ecology, Behaviour, and Evolution

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199601776
eISBN:
9780191774782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199601776.003.0002
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

Sensory systems have evolved to detect important cues and stimuli from the environment, and to discriminate these from noise (environmental or physiological) or from other irrelevant stimuli. This ... More


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