Cause and effect theories of attention: The role of conceptual metaphors.

Scientific concepts are defined by metaphors. These metaphors determine what attention is and what count as adequate explanations of the phenomenon. The authors analyze these metaphors within 3 types of attention theories: (a) “cause” theories, in which attention is presumed to modulate information...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Fernandez-Duque, Diego., Johnson, Mark L.
Format: Villanova Faculty Authorship
Language:English
Published: 2002
Online Access:http://ezproxy.villanova.edu/login?url=https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:176025