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Neurodynamics of Visual Search

  • By: Gustavo Deco
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

This entry describes the synaptic, neuronal, and cortical mechanisms underlying visual attention. It further discusses how these mechanisms, based on more general principles of competition and cooperation between neurons, underlie the processes involved in visual search.

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