Unformatted text preview: features involved divided attention and targets could be identified in parallel with fillers, and combination features involved focused attention and targets could be identifiedserially with the fillers, then: isolated features RTs < conjunction features RTs they found with T I Y = 800 ms and T I Z = 1200 ms what does this tell us? theoretically, provides support for feature integration theory -- people must focus attention on a stimulus before they can synthesize its features into a pattern practically, this is not just visual. ..auditory too. .. you must focus your attention on complex incoming information in order synthesize it into a meaningful pattern...
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- Fall '09
- Psychology, Treisman, Feature integration theory, Anne Treisman