14.Uttal_Smith_Kanwisher_questions

14.Uttal_Smith_Kanwisher_questions - S. Smith, Kanwisher,...

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S. Smith, Kanwisher, Uttal S. Smith 1. What does the acronym fMRI refer to? 2. What does fMRI measure? 3. What are the main steps in obtaining fMRI data? 4. How are fMRI data analyzed? Kanwisher 1. What are the suspected category-specific regions of the ventral visual pathway and what perceptual categories are they specific to? 2. If you find more activity in a region to faces than to other objects, does that mean the region is involved in face perception per se? 3. What are the appropriate control stimuli for demonstrating that a region is involved in face perception per se? 4. Does the FFA respond exclusively to faces? 5. Might selective FFA activity to faces result from deeper processing of faces than other stimuli? 6. Might selective FFA activity to faces result from low-level feature processing? 7. Could selective FFA activity be due to domain-general holistic processing? 8. Could selective FFA activity be due to expertise? 9.
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