ERIC Number: ED205944
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Jul-10
Proceedings of the Lake Wilderness Attention Conference. Interim Technical Report, August 1, 1980 through September 30, 1980.
Lansman, Marcy, Ed.; Hunt, Earl, Ed.
This technical report contains papers prepared by the 11 speakers at the 1980 Lake Wilderness (Seattle, Washington) Conference on Attention. The papers are divided into general models, physiological evidence, and visual attention categories. Topics of the papers include the following: (1) willed versus automatic control of behavior; (2) multiple resources in time-sharing; (3) a computational theory of thought applied to traditional problems; (4) brain mechanisms in human information processing, and implications for a cognitive theory of processing resources; (5) electrophysiological studies of attention; (6) attention and automaticity; (7) the role of attention in object perception; (8) consequences of visual orienting; (9) unitization and automaticity in reading; (10) a comparison of two-state and continuous-state attention models; and (11) automatism and attentional processes. (RL)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Naval Research, Washington, DC. Psychological Sciences Div.
Authoring Institution: Washington Univ., Seattle. Dept. of Psychology.