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High-level face adaptation without awareness

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When a visual stimulus is suppressed from awareness, processing of the suppressed image is necessarily reduced. Although adaptation to simple image properties such as orientation still occurs, adaptation to high-level properties such as face identity is eliminated. Here we show that emotional facial expression continues to be processed even under complete suppression, as indexed by substantial face expression after effects.

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Adams, W.J., Gray, K.L.H., Garner, M. and Graf, E.W. (2010) High-level face adaptation without awareness Psychological Science, 21, (2), pp. 205-210. (doi:10.1177/0956797609359508). (PMID:20424046).

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e-pub ahead of print date: 14 January 2010
Published date: February 2010
Organisations: Cognition


Local EPrints ID: 69027
ISSN: 0956-7976
PURE UUID: 0d79eeda-b212-4a40-af1d-bbedbb591928
ORCID for W.J. Adams: ORCID iD
ORCID for E.W. Graf: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 20 Oct 2009
Last modified: 19 Jul 2017 00:14

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Author: W.J. Adams ORCID iD
Author: K.L.H. Gray
Author: M. Garner
Author: E.W. Graf ORCID iD

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