Attention and consciousness: related yet different

Christof Koch, Naotsugu Tsuchiya

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A recent perceptual imaging experiment uses a rare 2 x 2 design to dissociate selective visual attention from visual consciousness. Its conclusions support the hypothesis that visual consciousness does not arise from neurons in primary visual cortex and forces a reinterpretation of numerous prior studies.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)103 - 105
Number of pages3
JournalTrends in Cognitive Sciences
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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