David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Behavioral and Brain Sciences 20 (4):770-771 (1997)
Inappropriate saccades are prevented by fixation and by voluntary attention. The fixation system inhibits the saccade system. Like monkeys without a fixation system, humans with a weak fixation system produce many express saccades and cannot suppress prosaccades in an antisaccade task. With permanent attention to a peripheral location only a few express saccades to a stimulus at this location can be elicited: the sustained component of attention acts like fixation. When attention is captured by a precue, more express saccades are obtained: the stimulus-driven component of attention facilitates saccade generation. If the cue correctly indicates the direction for an antisaccade error rate and latencies are increased.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Michael C. Dorris & Douglas P. Munoz (1999). The Underrated Role of the “Move System” in Determining Saccade Latency. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 22 (4):681-682.
Reinhold Kliegl & Ralf Engbert (2003). How Tight is the Link Between Lexical Processing and Saccade Programs? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 26 (4):491-492.
Burkhart Fischer (2001). Misperceptions Dependent on Oculomotor Activity. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 24 (5):982-983.
John M. Findlay & Robin Walker (1999). How Are Saccades Generated? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 22 (4):706-713.
Martin J.Ü & Ttner (1999). Contextual Factors in the Generation of Express and Regular Saccades. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 22 (4):689-689.
Arthur F. Kramer, David E. Irwin, Jan Theeuwes & Sowon Hahn (1999). Oculomotor Capture by Abrupt Onsets Reveals Concurrent Programming of Voluntary and Involuntary Saccades. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 22 (4):689-690.
Albrecht W. Inhoff & Kelly Shindler (2003). Selection for Fixation and Selection for Orthographic Processing Need Not Coincide. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 26 (4):489-490.
David Crundall & Geoffrey Underwood (1999). Is Attention Required in a Model of Saccade Generation? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 22 (4):679-680.
P. Jaskowski & R. Verleger (2000). Attentional Bias Toward Low-Intensity Stimuli: An Explanation for the Intensity Dissociation Between Reaction Time and Temporal Order Judgment? Consciousness and Cognition 9 (3):435-456.
Burkhart Fischer (1999). Voluntary and Involuntary Components in Saccade and Attention Control. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 22 (4):684-685.
Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads2 ( #316,667 of 1,096,337 )
Recent downloads (6 months)2 ( #130,630 of 1,096,337 )
How can I increase my downloads?