Edited by Harold Pashler
Published February 27th 1998 by Psychology Press – 416 pages
Series: Studies in Cognition
This collection of essays, intended as a text for students, examines the different facets of research into attention. The book is divided into two sections: one deals with psychological research into such areas as visual search, dual-task interference and attentional bottleneck; the other deals with approaches to neural-network modelling and the effects of brain damage on attention.
Neuropsychology of spatial attention, J. Driver; auditory attention - the psychoacoustical approach, B. Scharf; visual attention and eye movements, J. Hoffman; dual-task performance, H. Pashler, J. Johnston; neuropsychology of selective attention, S. Luck; computational models of attention, M. Mozer; attention and inhibition, B. Miliken, S. Tipper; visual search, J. Wolfe; control of visual attention, S. Yantis.