Object-centered orienting and IOR
Three recent studies reported retinotopic (eye-centered) and object-centered attentional facilitation following exogenous cuing in dynamic displays. The present study replicates this finding and shows, under the very same experimental conditions, inhibition of return (IOR) in both retinotopic and object-centered reference frames. Unlike in previous findings, we show that when a single object is present in the display, IOR is bound to both retinotopic and object-centered locations, defined as a specific location within the boundaries of a single object.
KeywordsAttention Attention: object-based Inhibition of return
We would like to thanks Bryan Burnham, Brad Gibson, and an anonymous reviewer for their very helpful comments to an earlier version of this manuscript.
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