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Attention and orienting

sensory and motivational processes

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Published by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates in Mahwah, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Graham, Frances K. 1918-,
  • Attention -- Congresses,
  • Motivation (Psychology) -- Congresses,
  • Psychophysiology -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Peter J. Lang, Robert F. Simons, Marie T. Balaban.
    ContributionsLang, Peter J., Simons, Robert F., Balaban, Marie T.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP405 .A85 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 477 p. :
    Number of Pages477
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL994208M
    ISBN 100805820892
    LC Control Number96032753

    The Meditative Art of Attention 3 An Orientation to the Six Sense Doors 4 Try this Exercise in Orientating to a Sense-Door 5 Dependent origination 6 The Technique of Mental Noting 9 The Four Spheres of Attention 10 The Two Modes of Meditation 11 Three-fold Strategy of Practice The last 30 years or so have seen a rapid rise in research on attentional orienting from a crossmodal perspective. The majority of this research has tended to focus on the consequences of the covert orienting of attention (either to a sensory modality or spatial location) for both perception and neural information processing. The results of numerous studies have now highlighted the robust.

    Views on attention have undergone continuous evolution since the early work of the s. Since that time, the questions asked about attention, consciousness and control have changed, and evidence drawn into the debate comes not only from experimental psychology, but also from neurophysiology, neuropsychology and computational modelling. As evidence has accumalated, theories have changed . Attention is the behavioral and cognitive process of selectively concentrating on a discrete aspect of information, whether considered subjective or objective, while ignoring other perceivable information. It is a state of William James () wrote, "[Attention] is the taking possession by the mind, in clear and vivid form, of one out of what seem several simultaneously possible.

    Salient stimuli that suddenly appear in the periphery can cause an orienting response (Posner, ) and are particularly successful in capturing gaze and visual attention (Enns, Austen, Di Lollo. Reading a book requires the ability to pay attention over a period of time without becoming distracted. As reading requirements become more advanced in the older grades, sustained attention is challenged by chapter books and reading comprehension. Activities to Improve Sustained Attention-Word search- cross out all letter a’s, etc.


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Orienting is the gateway to attention, the first step in processing stimulus information. This volume examines these initial stages of information intake, focusing on the sensory and motivational mechanisms that determine such phenomena as stimulus selection and inhibition, habituation, pre-attentive processing, and by: Book Description.

Orienting is the gateway to attention, the first step in processing stimulus information. This volume examines these initial stages of information intake, focusing on the sensory and motivational mechanisms that determine such phenomena as stimulus selection and inhibition, habituation, pre-attentive processing, and expectancy.

This book is a succinct introduction to the orienting of attention. Richard Wright and Lawrence Ward describe the covert orienting literature clearly and concisely, illustrating it with numerous high-quality images, specifically designed to make the challenging theoretical concepts very by:   This book is a succinct introduction to the orienting of attention.

Richard Wright and Lawrence Ward describe the covert orienting literature clearly and concisely, illustrating it with numerous high-quality images, specifically designed to make the challenging theoretical concepts very : Richard D. Wright. Orienting is the gateway to attention, the first step in processing stimulus information.

This volume examines these initial stages of information intake, focusing on the sensory and motivational mechanisms that determine such phenomena as stimulus selection and inhibition, habituation, pre-attentive processing, and expectancy. This book is a succinct introduction to the orienting of attention.

Richard Wright and Lawrence Ward describe the covert orienting literature clearly and concisely, illustrating it with numerous high-quality images, specifically designed to make the challenging theoretical concepts very accessible. The book begins with an historical introduction that provides a great deal of information about.

DOI link for Attention and Orienting. Attention and Orienting book. Sensory and Motivational Processes. Edited By Peter J.

Lang, Robert F. Simons, Marie Balaban, Robert Simons. Edition 1st Edition. First Published eBook Published 15 April Pub. location New York. Imprint Psychology by: orienting of attention toward sensory input and orienting to the semantic structures used in thinking.

Introduction Sir Frederic Bartlett wrote a book, Thinking, during the last part of his life (Bartlett, ). It is not as widely known as his earlier work, Remembering (Bartlett, ).

The time course of alerting effect over orienting in the attention network test. Exp. Brain Res. – /s [Google Scholar] Gabay S., Pertzov Y., Henik A. Orienting of attention, pupil size, and the norepinephrine system.

Atten. Percept. Psychophys. Orienting is the gateway to attention, the first step in processing stimulus information. This volume examines these initial stages of information intake, focusing on the sensory and motivational mechanisms that determine such phenomena as stimulus selection and inhibition, habituation, pre-attentive processing, and expectancy.

This book is a succinct introduction to the orienting of attention. Richard Wright and Lawrence Ward describe the covert orienting literature clearly and concisely, illustrating it with numerous high-quality images, specifically designed to make the challenging theoretical concepts accessible.4/5(5).

Orienting Attention: A Crossmodal Perspective Charles Spence; Neuronal Dynamics and the Mechanistic Bases of Selective Attention Charles E. Schroeder, Jose L. Herrero, and Saskia Haegens; The Neuropsycho–Pharmacology of Attention T.

Robbins; Developing Attention and Self-Regulation in Childhood Michael I. Posner, Mary K. Rothbart, and M. Orienting is the gateway to attention, the first step in processing stimulus information.

This volume examines these initial stages of information intake, focusing on the sensory and motivational mechanisms that determine such phenomena as stimulus selection and inhibition, habituation, pre-attentive processing, and expectancy.

Psychophysiological methods are emphasized throughout. The. Define orienting. orienting synonyms, orienting pronunciation, orienting translation, English dictionary definition of orienting.

To provide with a primary purpose or focus of attention: a medical system that is oriented toward the prevention of "helping freshmen become oriented to college life"; "the book is value-oriented throughout". Orienting is the gateway to attention, the first step in processing stimulus information.

This volume examines these initial stages of information intake, focusing on the sensory and motivational mechanisms that determine such phenomena as stimulus selection and inhibition, habituation, pre-attentive processing, and : Taylor And Francis.

This book is a well-written overview of attention orienting that is heavily illustrated to make challenging theoretical concepts accessible to the reader.

It is an ideal introduction to the topic both for a broad audience and for students and researchers who require a state-of-the-art overview of the field. Attention, Arousal and the Orientation Reaction aims to present in a volume the works of Pavlov, an eminent Russian physiologist known for his contributions, specifically the classical conditioning.

This book contains the interpretations and theories in physiological terms, and elaborates on the neurological models of significant interest. Each group was asked to read a list of words which they later were quizzed on. The two groups were instructed to use different orienting tasks to process the words: The first group was told to pay attention to whether each word contained the letter ‘e’ or not.

The second group was told to pay attention to whether each word was pleasant or not. The foundations of orienting and attention are hypothesized to stem from activation of defensive and appetitive motivational systems that evolved to protect and sustain the life of the individual.

Motivational activation initiates a cascade of perceptual and motor processes that. PDF | On Jan 1,M. Posner published Orienting of attention | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate. "This book is a succinct introduction to the orienting of attention.

Richard Wright and Lawrence Ward describe the covert orienting literature, illustrating it with numerous high-quality images, specifically designed to make the challenging theoretical concepts very accessible.Orienting reflex/ response Spotlight attention and search.

Controlled attention. Selective attention Mental resource and conscious processing Supervisory attentional system. Attention. the mental process of concentrating effort on a stimulus or mental event.

orienting in visual space is better understood than other forms of perceptual attention, the discussion of orienting will only focus on the visual domain. Reflecting this focus, the term visuospatial attention (selection in visual space) will be used throughout instead of perceptual attention.