Spatial vs. object based attention

Spatial vs. object based attention

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Attention continues to be one of the central topics of human cognition research. Dr. Marlene Behrmann explains many of the important distinctions within the attention literature. She explains top-down and bottom-up (stimulus driven) forms of attention and then focuses on the difference between attention tied to a particular location in space (spatial attention) with attention tied to a particular object within a scene (object-based attention) that has been an important part of her research.
Tags:
attention, spatial attention, object-based attention
Duration:
00:12:32