9.01 | Fall 2007 | Undergraduate

Introduction to Neuroscience

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Lecture presentation on attention, selective attention characterized by capacity limits and selectivity, the effects of attention on visual processing and awareness, the ventral object recognition stream, and its “top-down” control by attention, the fronto-parietal system for top-down attentional control, , and interactions between prefrontal cortex and visual cortex.

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