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Try It - Selective Attention

Try It - Selective Attention

Daniel Simons' YouTube channel provides visitors with the opportunity to explore his research on visual perception. The "Try It" section contains classic video demonstrations on selective attention. 


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Julie Evey
Julie Evey (Faculty)
3 years ago
I use these videos when teaching anything on Attention from Introduction to Psychology, Sensation and Perception, and Cognitive Psychology. Very useful in that there are many options so I have quality yet short clips that are different for each class. They clearly demonstrate that we cannot attend to everything! It is challenging for many students to understand that their own memory and attention are not as good as they believe.
Used in course? Yes