Papers & Books
 
  1. Ward, E. J., & Scholl, B. J. (in press). Inattentional blindness reflects limitations on perception, not memory: Evidence from repeated failures of awareness. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review.  
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  2. Firestone, C., & Scholl, B. J. (in press). Enhanced visual awareness for morality and pajamas?: Perception vs. memory in 'top-down' effects. Cognition.  
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  3. Liverence, B. M., & Scholl, B. J. (in press). Object persistence enhances spatial navigation: A case study in smartphone vision science. Psycholological Science.  
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  4. Firestone, C., & Scholl, B. J. (in press). Can you experience 'top-down' effects on perception?: The case of race categories and perceived lightness. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review.  
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  5. Strickland, B., & Scholl, B. J. (in press). Visual perception involves 'event type' representations: The case of containment vs. occlusion. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General.  
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  6. Chen, Y. -C., & Scholl, B. J. (in press). Seeing and liking: Biased perception of ambiguous figures consistent with the 'inward bias' in aesthetic preferences. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review.  
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  7. Ward, E. J., & Scholl, B. J. (in press). Stochastic or systematic?: Seemingly random perceptual switching in bistable events triggered by transient unconscious cues. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance.  
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  8. Firestone, C., & Scholl, B. J. (2014b). 'Please tap the shape, anywhere you like': Shape skeletons in human vision revealed by an exceedingly simple measure. Psychological Science, 25(2), 377-386.  
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  9. De Freitas, J., Liverence, B. M., & Scholl, B. J. (2014). Attentional rhythm: A temporal analogue of object-based attention. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143(1), 71-76.  
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  10. Firestone, C., & Scholl, B. J. (2014a). "Top-down" effects where none should be found: The El Greco fallacy in perception research. Psychological Science, 25(1), 38-46.  
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  11. Scholl, B. J., & Gao, T. (2013). Perceiving animacy and intentionality: Visual processing or higher-level judgment? In M. D. Rutherford & V. A. Kuhlmeier (Eds.), Social perception: Detection and interpretation of animacy, agency, and intention (pp. 197-230). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.  
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  12. Newman, G. E., & Scholl, B. J. (2012). Bar graphs depicting averages are perceptually misinterpreted: The within-the-bar bias. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 19(4), 601-607.  
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  13. Liverence, B. M., & Scholl, B. J. (2012). Discrete events as units of perceived time. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance, 38(3), 549-554.  
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  14. Gao, T., Scholl, B. J., & McCarthy, G. (2012). Dissociating the detection of intentionality from animacy in the right posterior superior temporal sulcus. Journal of Neuroscience, 32(41), 14276-14280.  
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  15. Albrecht, A. R., Scholl, B. J., & Chun, M. M. (2012). Perceptual averaging by eye and ear: Computing summary statistics from multimodal stimuli. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 74(5), 810-815.  
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  16. Franconeri, S. L., Pylyshyn, Z. W., & Scholl, B. J. (2012). A simple proximity heuristic allows tracking of multiple objects through occlusion. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 74(4), 691-702.  
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  17. Liverence, B. M., & Scholl, B. J. (2011). Selective attention warps spatial representation: Parallel but opposing effects on attended versus inhibited objects. Psychological Science, 22(12), 1600-1608.  
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  18. Gao, T., & Scholl, B. J. (2011). Chasing vs. stalking: Interrupting the perception of animacy. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance, 37(3), 669-684.  
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  19. Scholl, B. J., & Flombaum, J. I. (2010). Object persistence. In B. Goldstein (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Perception, Volume 2 (pp. 653-657). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.  
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  20. Scholl, B. J., & Turk-Browne, N. B. (2010). Statistical learning. In B. Goldstein (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Perception, Volume 2 (pp. 935-938). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.  
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  21. Gao, T., McCarthy, G., & Scholl, B. J. (2010). The wolfpack effect: Perception of animacy irresistibly influences interactive behavior. Psychological Science, 21(12), 1845-1853.  
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  22. Albrecht, A. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2010). Perceptually averaging in a continuous visual world: Extracting statistical summary representations over time. Psychological Science, 21(4), 560-567.  
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  23. Turk-Browne, N. B., Scholl, B. J., Johnson, M. K., & Chun, M. M. (2010). Implicit perceptual anticipation triggered by statistical learning. Journal of Neuroscience, 30(33), 11177-11187.  
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  24. New, J. J., Schultz, R. T., Wolf, J., Niehaus, J. L., Klin, A., German, T., & Scholl, B. J. (2010). The scope of social attention deficits in autism: Prioritized orienting to people and animals in static natural scenes. Neuropsychologia, 48(1), 51-59.  
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  25. Gao, T., & Scholl, B. J. (2010). Are objects required for object files?: Roles of segmentation and spatiotemporal continuity in computing object persistence. Visual Cognition, 18(1), 82-109.  
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  26. Scholl, B. J. (2009). What have we learned about attention from multiple object tracking (and vice versa)?. In D. Dedrick & L. Trick (Eds.), Computation, cognition, and Pylyshyn (pp. 49-78). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.  
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  27. Gao, T., Newman, G. E., & Scholl, B. J. (2009). The psychophysics of chasing: A case study in the perception of animacy. Cognitive Psychology, 59(2), 154-179.  
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  28. Turk-Browne, N. B., Scholl, B. J., Chun, M. M., & Johnson, M. K. (2009). Neural evidence of statistical learning: Efficient detection of visual regularities without awareness. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 21(10), 1934-1945.  
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  29. New, J. J., & Scholl, B. J. (2009). Subjective time dilation: Spatially local, object-based, or a global visual experience? Journal of Vision, 9(2):4, 1-11, http://journalofvision.org/9/2/4/.  
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  30. Turk-Browne, N. B., & Scholl, B. J. (2009). Flexible visual statistical learning: Transfer across space and time. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance, 35(1), 195-202.  
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  31. Cheries, E. W., Mitroff, S. R., Wynn, K., & Scholl, B. J. (2009). Do the same principles constrain persisting object representations in infant cognition and adult perception?: The cases of continuity and cohesion. In B. Hood & L. Santos (Eds.), The origins of object knowledge (pp. 107-134). Oxford University Press.  
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  32. Flombaum, J. I., Scholl, B. J., & Santos, L. R. (2009). Spatiotemporal priority as a fundamental principle of object persistence. In B. Hood & L. Santos (Eds.), The origins of object knowledge (pp. 135-164). Oxford University Press.  
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  33. Doran, M. M., Hoffman, J. E., & Scholl, B. J. (2009). The role of eye fixations in concentration and amplification effects during multiple object tracking. Visual Cognition, 17(4), 574-597.  
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  34. New, J. J., & Scholl, B. J. (2008). 'Perceptual scotomas': A functional account of motion-induced blindness. Psychological Science, 19(7), 653-659.  
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  35. Yi, D-J., Turk-Browne, N. B., Flombaum, J. I., Kim, M., Scholl, B. J., & Chun, M. M. (2008). Spatiotemporal object continuity in human ventral visual cortex. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 105(26), 8840-8845.  
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  36. Newman, G. E., Choi, H., Wynn, K., & Scholl, B. J. (2008). The origins of causal perception: Evidence from postdictive processing in infancy. Cognitive Psychology, 57(3), 262-291.  
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  37. Turk-Browne, N. B., Scholl, B. J., & Chun, M. M. (2008). Babies and brains: Habituation in infant cognition and functional neuroimaging. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 2, Article 16.  
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  38. Flombaum, J. I., Scholl, B. J., & Pylyshyn, Z. W. (2008). Attentional resources in tracking through occlusion: The high-beams effect. Cognition, 107(3), 904-931.  
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  39. Cheries, E. W., Mitroff, S. R., Wynn, K., & Scholl, B. J. (2008). Cohesion as a principle of object persistence in infancy. Developmental Science, 11(3), 427-432.  
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  40. Turk-Browne, N. B., Isola, P. J., Scholl, B. J., & Treat, T. A. (2008). Multidimensional visual statistical learning. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, & Cognition, 34(2), 399-407.  
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  41. Scholl, B. J. (2007). Object persistence in philosophy and psychology. Mind & Language, 22(5), 563-591.  
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  42. Ben-Shahar, O., Scholl, B. J., & Zucker, S. W. (2007). Attention, segregation, and textons: Bridging the gap between object-based attention and texton-based segregation. Vision Research, 47(6), 173-178.  
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  43. Fiser, J., Scholl, B. J., & Aslin, R. N. (2007). Perceived object trajectories during occlusion constrain visual statistical learning. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 14(1), 173-178.  
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  44. Junge, J. A., Scholl, B. J., & Chun, M. M. (2007). How is spatial context learning integrated over time?: A primacy effect in contextual cueing. Visual Cognition, 15(1), 1-11.  
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  45. Mitroff, S. R., Scholl, B. J., & Noles, N. S. (2007). Object files can be purely episodic. Perception, 36(12), 1730-1735.  
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  46. Cheries, E. W., Wynn, K., & Scholl, B. J. (2006). Interrupting infants' persisting object representations: An object-based limit? Developmental Science, 9(5), F50-F58.  
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  47. Flombaum, J. I., & Scholl, B. J. (2006). A temporal same-object advantage in the tunnel effect: Facilitated change detection for persisting objects. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance, 32(4), 840-853.  
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  48. Wagemans, J., Van Lier, R., & Scholl, B. J. (2006). Introduction to Michotte's heritage in perception and cognition research. Acta Psychologica, 123(1-2), 1-19.  
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  49. Choi, H., & Scholl, B. J. (2006). Measuring causal perception: Links to representational momentum? Acta Psychologica, 123(1-2), 91-111.  
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  50. Cheries, E. W., Newman, G. E., Santos, L. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2006). Units of visual individuation in Rhesus Macaques: Objects or unbound features? Perception, 35(8), 1057-1071.  
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  51. Choi, H., & Scholl, B. J. (2006). Perceiving causality after the fact: Postdiction in the temporal dynamics of causal perception. Perception, 35(3), 385-399.  
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  52. Most, S. B., Scholl, B. J., Clifford, E., & Simons, D. J. (2005). What you see is what you set: Sustained inattentional blindness and the capture of awareness. Psychological Review, 112(1), 217-242.  
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  53. Turk-Browne, N. B., Junge, J. A., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). The automaticity of visual statistical learning. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 134(4), 552-564.  
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  54. Alvarez, G. A., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). How does attention select and track spatially extended objects?: New effects of attentional concentration and amplification. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 134(4), 461-476.  
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  55. Endress, A. D., Scholl, B. J., & Mehler, J. (2005). The role of salience in the extraction of algebraic rules. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 134(3), 406-419.  
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  56. Mitroff, S. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). Forming and updating object representations without awareness: Evidence from motion-induced blindness. Vision Research, 45(8), 961-967.  
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  57. Scholl, B. J. (2005). Innateness and (Bayesian) visual perception: Reconciling nativism and development. In P. Carruthers, S. Laurence, & S. Stich (Eds.), The innate mind: Structure and contents (pp. 34-52). Oxford University Press.  
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  58. Mitroff, S. R., Scholl, B. J., & Wynn, K. (2005). The relationship between object files and conscious perception. Cognition, 96(1), 67-92.  
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  59. Marino, A. C. & Scholl, B. J. (2005). The role of closure in defining the 'objects' of object-based attention. Perception & Psychophysics, 67(7), 1140-1149.  
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  60. Noles, N., Scholl, B. J., & Mitroff, S. R. (2005). The persistence of object-file representations. Perception & Psychophysics, 67(2), 324-334.  
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  61. Flombaum, J. I., Kundey, S. M., Santos, L. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). Dynamic object individuation in rhesus macaques: A study of the tunnel effect. Psychological Science, 15(12), 795-800.  
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  62. Mitroff, S. R., Scholl, B. J., & Wynn, K. (2004). Divide and conquer: How object files adapt when a persisting object splits into two. Psychological Science, 15(6), 420-425.  
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  63. Mitroff, S. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). Seeing the disappearance of unseen objects. Perception, 33(10), 1267-1273.  
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  64. Scholl, B. J. (2004). Can infants' object concepts be trained? Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 8(2), 49-51.  
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  65. Scholl, B. J., & Nakayama, K. (2004). Illusory causal crescents: Misperceived spatial relations due to perceived causality. Perception, 33(4), 455-469.  
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  66. Scholl, B. J., Simons, D. J., & Levin, D. T. (2004). 'Change blindness' blindness: An implicit measure of a metacognitive error. In D. T. Levin (Ed.), Thinking and seeing: Visual metacognition in adults and children (pp. 145-164). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.  
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  67. Choi, H., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). Effects of grouping and attention on the perception of causality. Perception & Psychophysics, 66(6), 926-942.  
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  68. vanMarle, K., & Scholl, B. J. (2003). Attentive tracking of objects vs. substances. Psychological Science, 14(5), 498-504.  
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  69. Scholl, B. J., & Nakayama, K. (2002). Causal capture: Contextual effects on the perception of collision events. Psychological Science, 13(6), 493-498.  
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  70. Scholl, B. J. (Ed.) (2002). Objects and attention. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.  
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  71. Scholl, B. J., & Simons, D. J. (2001). Change blindness, Gibson, and the sensorimotor theory of vision. [Commentary] Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 24(5), 1004-1005.  
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  72. Scholl, B. J. (2001a). Objects and attention: The state of the art. Cognition, 80(1/2), 1-46.  
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  73. Scholl, B. J., Pylyshyn, Z. W., & Feldman, J. (2001). What is a visual object? Evidence from target merging in multiple object tracking. Cognition, 80(1/2), 159-177.  
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  74. Most, S. B., Simons, D. J., Scholl, B. J., Jiminez, R., Clifford, E., & Chabris, C. F. (2001). How not to be seen: The contribution of similarity and selective ignoring to sustained inattentional blindness. Psychological Science, 12(1), 9-17.  
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  75. Scholl, B. J., & Leslie, A. M. (2001). Minds, modules, and meta-analysis. Child Development, 72(3), 696-701.
    [Reprinted in M. Mason (Ed.), Taking sides: Clashing views on controversial issues in cognitive science (pp. 34-43). McGraw-Hill.]  
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  76. Scholl, B. J. (2001b). Spatiotemporal Priority and object identity. Cahiers de Psychologie Cognitive, 20(5), 359-371.  
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  77. Scholl, B. J., & Xu, Y. (2001). The magical number 4 in vision. [Commentary] Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 24(1), 145-146.  
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  78. Most, S. B., Simons, D. J., Scholl, B. J., & Chabris, C. F. (2000). Sustained inattentional blindness: The role of location in the detection of unexpected dynamic events. Psyche, 6(14).  
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  79. Scholl, B. J., & Tremoulet, P. (2000). Perceptual causality and animacy. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 4(8), 299-309.  
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  80. Scholl, B. J. (2000). Attenuated change blindness for exogenously attended items in a flicker paradigm. Visual Cognition, 7(1/2/3), 377-396.
    [Reprinted in D. Simons (Ed.), Change blindness and visual memory (pp. 377-396). Psychology Press.]  
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  81. Scholl, B. J., & Leslie, A. M. (1999b). Explaining the infant's object concept: Beyond the perception/cognition dichotomy. In E. Lepore & Z. Pylyshyn (Eds.), What is cognitive science? (pp. 26-73). Oxford: Blackwell.  
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  82. Scholl, B. J., & Leslie, A. M. (1999a). Modularity, development, and 'Theory of Mind'. Mind & Language, 14(1), 131-153.  
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  83. Scholl, B. J., & Pylyshyn, Z. W. (1999). Tracking multiple items through occlusion: Clues to visual objecthood. Cognitive Psychology, 38, 259-290.  
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  84. Leslie, A. M., Xu, F., Tremoulet, P. D., & Scholl, B. J. (1998). Indexing and the object concept: Developing 'what' and 'where' systems. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 2(1), 10-18.  
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  85. Scholl, B. J. (1997b). Neural constraints on cognitive modularity? [Commentary] Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 20(4), 575-576.  
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  86. Scholl, B. J. (1997a). Reasoning, rationality, and architectural resolution. Philosophical Psychology, 10(4), 451-470.  
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Conference Presentations
 
  1. Scholl, B. J. (2015). Core knowledge grows up. Keynote address given at the annual Budapest CEU Conference on Cognitive Development, 1/10/15, Budapest, Hungary.

  2. Scholl, B. J. (2014). Vision from the top down. Invited talk given at the annual meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology, 6/20/14, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

  3. van Buren, B., & Scholl, B. J. (2014). Perceived animacy influences other forms of visual processing: Improved sensitivity to the orientations of intentionally moving objects. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/20/14, St. Pete Beach, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 14(10), 1058a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/14/10/1023/ .]

  4. Meyerhoff, H., & Scholl, B. J. (2014). Auditory-induced bouncing is a visual (rather than a cognitive) phenomenon: Evidence from illusory crescents. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/18/14, St. Pete Beach, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 14(10), 1058a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/14/10/426/ .]

  5. Chen, Y. -C., & Scholl, B. J. (2014). Seeing and liking from the outside in: Consistent inward biases in visual perception and aesthetic preferences. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/17/14, St. Pete Beach, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 14(10), 1058a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/14/10/246/ .]

  6. Scholl, B. J. (2014). Philosophical vision. Invited talk given at the Carleton College Royfest gathering in honor of Roy Elveton, 4/19/14, Northfield, MN.

  7. Meyerhoff, H. S., & Scholl, B. J. (2014). Auditory-induced bouncing is a visual (rather than a cognitive) phenomenon: Evidence from illusory crescents. Talk given at the annual Tagung experimentell arbeitender Psychologen / Conference of Experimental Psychology, 4/1/14, Giessen, Germany.

  8. Scholl, B. J. (2014). Optimality and the lack thereof in perception and choice. Invited commentary given at the Yale Workshop on Perception and Choice, 3/7/14, New Haven, CT.

  9. Raila, H., Scholl, B. J., & Gruber, J. (2014). Seeing the world through rose-colored glasses: People who are happy and satisfied with life preferentially attend to positive stimuli. Poster presented at the annual Society for Personality and Social Psychology Emotion Preconference, 2/1/14, Austin, TX.

  10. Liverence, B. M., & Scholl, B. J. (2013). Object persistence and environmental geometry enhance spatial navigation: A case study in smartphone vision science. Talk given at the annual Object Perception Attention and Memory meeting, 11/14/13, Toronto, ON, Canada.

  11. Scholl, B. J. (2013). A vision of philosophy. Invited talk given at the Princeton seminar on Time, Consciousness, and Reality: Cognitive Science and/or the Armchair, 10/24/13, Princeton, NJ.

  12. Firestone, C., & Scholl, B. J. (2013). 'Top-down' effects where none should be found: The El Greco fallacy in perception research. Talk given at the annual meeting of the European Society for Philosophy and Psychology, 7/9/13, Granady, Spain.

  13. Firestone, C., & Scholl, B. J. (2013). 'Top-down' effects where none should be found: The El Greco fallacy in perception research. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology, 6/14/13, Providence, RI.

  14. Scholl, B. J. (2013). Some (mildly outrageous?) thoughts about the role of fMRI in CogSci. Invited presentation as part of a debate with Rebecca Saxe on The Role of fMRI in Cognitive Science, Harvard University MBB Program, 5/2/13, Cambridge, MA.

  15. Ward, E., & Scholl, B. J. (2013). Making the switch: Transient unconscious cues can disambiguate bistable images. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/14/13, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 13(9), 1107a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/13/9/1107/ .]

  16. Albrecht, A. R., Scholl, B. J., & McCarthy, G. (2013). Is perceptual averaging an ability or a reflex? Electrophysiological evidence for automatic averaging. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/14/13, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 13(9), 1058a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/13/9/1058/ .]

  17. Chen, H., & Scholl, B. J. (2013). Congruence with items held in visual working memory boosts invisible stimuli into awareness: Evidence from motion-induced blindness. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/13/13, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 13(9), 808a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/13/9/808/ .]

  18. Firestone, C., & Scholl, B. J. (2013). 'Top-down' effects where none should be found: The El Greco fallacy in perception research. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/13/13, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 13(9), 780a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/13/9/780/ .]

  19. Liverence, B. M., & Scholl, B. J. (2013). Object persistence enhances spatial navigation in visual menus: A case study in smartphone vision science. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/13/13, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 13(9), 809a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/13/9/809/ .]

  20. De Freitas, J., Liverence, B. M., & Scholl, B. J. (2013). Visual and auditory object-based attention driven by rhythmic structure over time. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/11/13, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 13(9), 152a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/13/9/152/ .]

  21. Chen, Y., & Scholl, B. J. (2013). Seeing and liking: Biased perception of ambiguous figures based on aesthetic preferences for how objects should face within a frame. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/10/13, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 13(9), 59a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/13/9/59/ .]

  22. Scholl, B. J. (2013). Now you see it, now you don't: The science of visual awareness. Invited talk given at the Science Saturdays program, 4/16/13, New Haven, CT.

  23. De Freitas, J., Liverence, B. M., & Scholl, B. J. (2013). Visual and auditory object-based attention driven by rhythmic structure over time. Talk given at the annual New England Sequencing and Timing meeting, 3/9/13, Amherst, MA.

  24. Scholl, B. J. (2013). Awareness, access, and visual representation. Invited talk given at the Oxford workshop on Perception, Awareness, and Competition, 2/2/13, Oxford, England.

  25. Scholl, B. J. (2013). Seeing (and not seeing). Invited talk given at the CogSci Connects conference, 1/5/13, University Town, National University of Singapore, Singapore.

  26. Scholl, B. J. (2012). Thoughts on "top-down" effects on perception. Invited commentary given at the NYU Workshop on the Modularity of Perception, 12/2/12, New York, NY.

  27. Firestone, C., & Scholl, B. J. (2012). 'Please tap the shape, anywhere you like': An exceedingly simple measure exposes skeletal shape representations. Talk given at the annual Object Perception Attention and Memory meeting, 11/15/12, Minneapolis, MN. [Winner, OPAM Best Paper award]

  28. Scholl, B. J. (2012). Philosophical vision. Presidential address given at the annual meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology, 6/23/12, Boulder, CO.

  29. Strickland, B., & Scholl, B. J. (2012). Triggering "event types" in visual cognition: Containment, occlusion, and the visual cues that separate them. Talk given at the annual meeting of the International Conference on Infant Studies, 6/7/12, Minneapolis, MN.

  30. Firestone, C., & Scholl, B. J. (2012). "Please tap the shape, anywhere you like": The psychological reality of shape skeletons. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/15/12, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 12(9), 1155a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/12/9/1155/ .]

  31. Strickland, B., & Scholl, B. J. (2012). "Event type" representations in vision are triggered rapidly and automatically: A case study of containment vs. occlusion. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/15/12, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 12(9), 1103a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/12/9/1103/ .]

  32. Albrecht, A., & Scholl, B. J. (2012). Perceptual size averaging: It's not just for circles anymore. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/14/12, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 12(9), 930a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/12/9/930/ .]

  33. Liverence, B., & Scholl, B. J. (2012). Attentional selection increases the refresh rate of perception: Evidence from multiple-object tracking. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/13/12, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 12(9), 454a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/12/9/454/ .]

  34. Suben, A., & Scholl, B. J. (2012). Recently disoccluded objects are preferentially attended during multiple-object tracking. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/13/12, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 12(9), 542a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/12/9/542/ .]

  35. Kominsky, J., & Scholl, B. J. (2012). The window of 'postdiction' in visual perception is flexible: Evidence from causal perception. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/12/12, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 12(9), 309a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/12/9/309/ .]

  36. De Freitas, J., Liverence, B., & Scholl, B. J. (2012). Attentional rhythm: A temporal analogue of object-based attention. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/12/12, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 12(9), 257a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/12/9/257/ .]

  37. Scholl, B. J. (2011). Perceptual roots of metaphysical intuitions? Invited talk given at the annual meeting of the American Philosophical Association (Eastern division), 12/30/11, Washington, DC.

  38. Scholl, B. J. (2011). Active inhibition of visual awareness. Invited talk given at the NYU/Donders meeting on Attention, Expectation, and Awareness, 11/20/11, New York, NY.

  39. Scholl, B. J. (2011). It's alive!: Some visual roots of social cognition. Keynote address given at the annual Object Perception, Attention, and Memory meeting, 11/3/11, Seattle, WA.

  40. Liverence, B. M., & Scholl, B. J. (2011). Selective inhibition of change detection along the axis of motion: A case study of perception compensating for its own limitations. Talk given at the annual Object Perception Attention and Memory meeting, 11/3/11, Seattle, WA.

  41. Scholl, B. J. (2011). Social vision from motion. Invited talk given at the Harvard Mind/Brain/Behavior Symposium on Social Vision, 9/18/11, Cambridge, MA.

  42. Scholl, B. J. (2011). Really perceiving animacy. Invited talk given at the McMaster workshop on Social Perception, 6/11/11, Hamilton, ON.

  43. Scholl, B. J. (2011). Perceiving animacy in geometric shapes. Invited talk given at the Images of Animate Movement: Representations of Life conference, 5/28/11, Basel, Switzerland.

  44. Gao, T., New, J. J., & Scholl, B. J. (2011). Perceived biological agency in a 'slithering snake' animation. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/10/11, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 11(11), 217a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/11/11/217/ .]

  45. Albrecht, A. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2011). Perceptual averaging by eye and ear: Computing visual and auditory summary statistics from multimodal stimuli. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/10/11, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 11(11), 1210a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/11/11/1210/ .]

  46. Liverence, B. M., & Scholl, B. J. (2011). Sustained selective attention warps perceived space: Parallel and opposing effects on attended and inhibited objects. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/9/11, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 11(11), 223a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/11/11/223/ .]

  47. Scholl, B. J. (2010). Twelve minutes' worth of thoughts on the future of psychological science. Invited talk given at the Johns Hopkins University Futures Seminar on Psychological and Brain Sciences, 12/16/10, Baltimore, MD.

  48. Gao, T., & Scholl, B. J. (2010). Perceived intentionality controls attentional tracking. Talk given at the annual Object Perception Attention and Memory meeting, 11/18/10, St. Louis, MO.

  49. Gao, T., Scholl, B. J., & McCarthy, G. (2010). Distinguishing intentionality from animacy in the posterior superior temporal sulcus. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, 11/16/10, San Diego, CA.

  50. Scholl, B. J. (2010). It's alive!: Perceiving intentional objects. Invited talk given at the annual meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology, 6/12/10, Portland, OR.

  51. Strickland, B., & Scholl, B. J. (2010). Representations of "event types" in visual cognition: The case of containment vs. occlusion. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/12/10, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 10(7), 183a, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/10/7/183/.]

  52. Gao, T., & Scholl, B. J. (2010). Chasing vs. stalking: Interrupting the perception of animacy. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/11/10, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 10(7), 239a, http://journalofvision.org/10/7/239/.]

  53. Liverence, B. M., & Scholl, B. J. (2010). Do we experience events in terms of time, or time in terms of events? Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/10/10, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 10(7), 295a, http://journalofvision.org/10/7/295/.]

  54. Albrecht, A., & Scholl, B. J. (2010). The nature of perceptual averaging: Automaticity, selectivity, and simultaneity. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/9/10, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 10(7), 1252a, http://journalofvision.org/10/7/1252/.]

  55. Scholl, B. J. (2009). The logic of seeing (and not seeing). Invited talk given at the ANU workshop on Attention and Consciousness, Australian National University, 6/25/09, Canberra, ACT, Australia.

  56. McCarthy, G., Gao, T., & Scholl, B. J. (2009). Processing animacy in the posterior superior temporal sulcus. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/13/09, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 9(8), 775a, http://journalofvision.org/9/8/775/.]

  57. Ellner, S., Flombaum, J. I., & Scholl, B. J. (2009). Extrapolation vs. individuation in multiple object tracking. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/12/09, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 9(8), 250a, http://journalofvision.org/9/8/250/.]

  58. Albrecht, A. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2009). Perceptually averaging in a continuous visual world: Extracting statistical summary representations over time. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/11/09, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 9(8), 957a, http://journalofvision.org/9/8/957/.]

  59. Gao, T., McCarthy, G., & Scholl, B. J. (2009). 'Directionality' as an especially powerful cue to perceived animacy: Evidence from 'wolfpack' manipulations. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/10/09, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 9(8), 680a, http://journalofvision.org/9/8/680/.]

  60. Betzler, R. J., Turk-Browne, N. B., Christiansen, M. H., & Scholl, B. J. (2009). Statistical learning in everyday perception: The case of variable segment lengths. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/10/09, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 9(8), 929a, http://journalofvision.org/9/8/929/.]

  61. New, J. J., & Scholl, B. J. (2009). The functional nature of motion-induced blindness: Further explorations of the 'perceptual scotoma' hypothesis. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/9/09, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 9(8), 253a, http://journalofvision.org/9/8/253/.]

  62. Sloane, S., Baillargeon, R., Simons, D. J., & Scholl, B. J. (2009). Can infants maintain their representations of hidden objects through an interrupting event? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, 4/2/09, Denver, CO.

  63. Turk-Browne, N. B., Scholl, B. J., Johnson, M. K., & Chun, M. M. (2008). Prospection during incidental visual statistical learning of predictive temporal regularities. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, 11/15/08, Washington, DC.

  64. Scholl, B. J. (2008). Varieties of social attention. Talk given at the working meeting on The Cognitive Phenotype in Autism, 9/7/08, New York, NY.

  65. Scholl, B. J. (2008). Two kinds of experimental philosophy, and their methodological dangers. Talk given at the SPP Workshop on Experimental Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania, 6/25/08, Philadelphia, PA.

  66. New, J. J., Schultz, R. T., Wolf, J., Niehaus, J. L., Klin, A., German, T., & Scholl, B. J. (2008). The scope of social attention deficits in autism: Prioritized orienting to people and animals in static natural scenes. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/12/08, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 8(6), 684a, http://journalofvision.org/8/6/684/.]

  67. Turk-Browne, N. B., Johnson, M. K., Chun, M. M., & Scholl, B. J. (2008). Neural evidence of statistical learning: Incidental detection and anticipation of regularities. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/12/08, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 8(6), 695a, http://journalofvision.org/8/6/695/.]

  68. Flombaum, J. J., & Scholl, B. J. (2008). How does attention operate during multiple object tracking?: Evidence from the 'slot-machine' task for parallel access to target features. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/10/08, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 8(6), 223a, http://journalofvision.org/8/6/223/.]

  69. Gao, T., Newman, G. E., & Scholl, B. J. (2008). The psychophysics of chasing. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/10/08, Naples, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 8(6), 314a, http://journalofvision.org/8/6/314/.]

  70. Cheries, E., Feigenson, L., Scholl, B. J., & Carey, S. (2008). Cues to object persistence in infancy: Tracking objects through occlusion vs. implosion. Poster presented at the International Conference on Infant Studies, 3/29/08, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

  71. Scholl, B. J. (2008). Perceived animacy, modularity, and the psychophysics of chasing. Talk given at the ONR workshop on Spanning the Socio-Cognitive Modeling Gap: From Development to Social Simulation, MIT, 2/29/08, Cambridge, MA.

  72. Nurmsoo, E., & Scholl, B. J. (2007). Word learning and unlearning: Preschoolers revise the meanings of newly learned words. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the European Society for Philosophy and Psychology, 7/10/07, Geneva, Switzerland.

  73. Flombaum, J., & Scholl, B. (2007). Attending to moving vs. static stimuli: A surprising dissociation in multiple object tracking. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/15/07, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 7(9), 894a, http://journalofvision.org/7/9/894/.]

  74. Gao, T., & Scholl, B. (2007). Are objects required for object-files? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/15/07, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 7(9), 916a, http://journalofvision.org/7/9/916/.]

  75. New, J., & Scholl, B. (2007). A 'perceptual scotoma' theory of motion-induced blindness. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/15/07, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 7(9), 779a, http://journalofvision.org/7/9/779/.]

  76. Newman, G., Choi, H., Wynn, K., & Scholl, B. (2007). The origins of causal perception: Evidence from postdictive processing in infancy. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/15/07, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 7(9), 917a, http://journalofvision.org/7/9/917/.]

  77. White, A., & Scholl, B. (2007). Inattentional blindness, object persistence, and foveal inhibition. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/13/07, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 7(9), 540a, http://journalofvision.org/7/9/540/.]

  78. Isola, P., Turk-Browne, N., & Scholl, B. (2007). Multidimensional visual statistical learning. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/11/07, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 7(9), 43a, http://journalofvision.org/7/9/43/.]

  79. Scholl, B. J., & Turk-Browne, N. B. (2006). Constraints on visual statistical learning reveal its underlying nature. Talk given in the Statistical learning: Mechanisms and limitations symposium, Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, 11/18/06, Houston, TX.

  80. Doran, M. M., Hoffman, J. E., & Scholl, B. J. (2006). The role of eye fixations in amplification and concentration effects during MOT. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, 11/18/06, Houston, TX. [Abstract published in Abstracts of the Psychonomic Society, 11, p. 134]

  81. Scholl, B. J. (2006). The future of cognitive science (education). Invited discussion presented at the Cognitive Science Curriculum Workshop, Indiana University, 6/27/06, Bloomington, IN.

  82. Scholl, B. J. (2006). Object persistence. Invited talk given at the Mind & Language Workshop on 'Objects', 6/9/06, London, England.

  83. Franconeri, S. L., Pylyshyn, Z. W., and Scholl, B. J. (2006). Spatiotemporal cues for tracking multiple objects through occlusion. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/10/06, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 6(6), 1102a, http://www.journalofvision.org/6/6/1102/.]

  84. Junge, J. A., Chun, M. M., and Scholl, B. J. (2006). Primacy effects in contextual cueing. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/10/06, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 6(6), 1089a, http://www.journalofvision.org/6/6/1089/.]

  85. Isola, P. J., Turk-Browne, N. B., Scholl, B. J., and Treat, T. A. (2006). The units of visual statistical learning: Features or objects? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/9/06, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 6(6), 981a, http://www.journalofvision.org/6/6/981/.]

  86. Shankar, M. U., Flombaum, J. I., and Scholl, B. J. (2006). The role of topological change in object persistence. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/9/06, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 6(6), 988a, http://www.journalofvision.org/6/6/988/.]

  87. Yi, D., Turk-Browne, N. B., Flombaum, J. I., Scholl, B. J., and Chun, M. M. (2006). Effects of spatiotemporal object continuity on repetition attenuation in human fusiform gyrus. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/9/06, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 6(6), 815a, http://www.journalofvision.org/6/6/815/.]

  88. Flombaum, J. I., Scholl, B. J., and Pylyshyn, Z. W. (2006). 'Attentional high-beams' in tracking through occlusion. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/8/06, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 6(6), 765a, http://www.journalofvision.org/6/6/765/.]

  89. Turk-Browne, N. B., and Scholl, B. J. (2006). The space-time continuum: Spatial visual statistical learning produces temporal processing advantages. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/8/06, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 6(6), 676a, http://www.journalofvision.org/6/6/676/.]

  90. New, J. J., and Scholl, B. J. (2006). The spatial distribution of subjective time dilation. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/7/06, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 6(6), 597a, http://www.journalofvision.org/6/6/597/.]

  91. Cheries, E. W., Wynn, K., and Scholl, B. J. (2006). Interrupting infants' persisting object representations: An object-based limit? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/6/06, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 6(6), 298a, http://www.journalofvision.org/6/6/298/.]

  92. Choi, H., and Scholl, B. J. (2006). Blindness to swapping features in simple dynamic events. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/6/06, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 6(6), 299a, http://www.journalofvision.org/6/6/299/.]

  93. Scholl, B. J. (2006). Using MOT to study object persistence and object-based attention. Talk given at the Pre-Conference Workshop on 'Twenty years of multiple object tracking: What have we learned?', Vision Sciences Society, 5/5/06, Sarasota, FL.

  94. Mitroff, S. R., Scholl, B. J., & Wynn, K. (2005). One plus one equals one: The effects of merging on object files. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, 11/11/05, Toronto, Canada.

  95. Franconeri, S. L., Pylyshyn, Z. W., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). Spatiotemporal cues for tracking multiple objects through occlusion. Talk given at the annual Object Perception, Attention, and Memory meeting, 11/10/05, Toronto, Canada. [Summary published in Visual Cognition (2006), 14(1), 100-103.]

  96. Scholl, B. J. (2005). The nature of causal perception. Invited talk given at the 2005 J. R. Nuttin Workshop, The Legacy of Albert Michotte, 9/24/05, Leuven, Belgium.

  97. Scholl, B. J. (2005). Objects and attention. Invited talk given at the National Academy of Sciences Frontiers of Science Symposium (German-American meeting), 6/4/05, Irvine, CA.

  98. Turk-Browne, N. B., Junge, J. A., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). Attention and automaticity in visual statistical learning. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/11/05, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 5(8), 1067a, http://journalofvision.org/5/8/1067/]

  99. Mitroff, S. R., Cheries, E. W., Wynn, K., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). Cohesion as a principle of object persistence in infants and adults. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/10/05, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 5(8), 1043a, http://journalofvision.org/5/8/1043/]

  100. Choi, H., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). Can the perception of causality be measured with representational momentum? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/9/05, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 5(8), 655a, http://journalofvision.org/5/8/655/]

  101. Scholl, B. J., & Alvarez, G. A. (2005). How does attention select and track spatially extended objects?: New effects of attentional concentration and amplification. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/9/05, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 5(8), 640a, http://journalofvision.org/5/8/640/]

  102. Flombaum, J. I., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). Visual working memory for dynamic objects: Manipulations of motion and persistence in sequential change detection. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/8/05, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 5(8), 613a, http://journalofvision.org/5/8/613/]

  103. Junge, J. A., Turk-Browne, N. B., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). Visual statistical learning through intervening noise. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/8/05, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 5(8), 421a, http://journalofvision.org/5/8/421/]

  104. Noles, N. S., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). What's in an object file? Integral vs. separable features. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/8/05, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 5(8), 614a, http://journalofvision.org/5/8/614/]

  105. Cheries, E., Feigenson, L., Scholl, B. J., & Carey, S. (2005). Cues to object persistence in infancy: Tracking objects through occlusion vs. implosion. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/7/05, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 5(8), 352a, http://journalofvision.org/5/8/352/]

  106. DiMase, J. S., Chun, M. M., Scholl, B. J., Wolfe, J. M., & Horowitz, T. S. (2005). Learning scenes while tracking disks: The effect of MOT load on picture recognition. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/6/05, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 5(8), 73a, http://journalofvision.org/5/8/73/]

  107. Scholl, B. J. (2005). The nature and importance of object tracking. Invited talk given at the 'Zencon' conference in honor of Zenon Pylyshyn, 5/1/05, Guelph, Ontario.

  108. Mitroff, S. R., Scholl, B. J., & Wynn, K. (2005). What vision researchers can learn from infants: Evidence of core principles guiding adult object persistence. Invited talk presented at the ESRC Council Symposium on Comparative Issues in Object Representation, 4/23/05, New Haven, CT.

  109. Cheries, E., Wynn, K., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). What infancy researchers can learn from adults: Evidence of core principles guiding infant object persistence. Invited talk presented at the ESRC Council Symposium on Comparative Issues in Object Representation, 4/23/05, New Haven, CT.

  110. Flombaum, J. I., Santos, L. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). Persisting object representations in adult monkeys (Macaca mulatta) and humans. Invited talk presented at the ESRC Council Symposium on Comparative Issues in Object Representation, 4/22/05, New Haven, CT.

  111. Mitroff, S. R., Wynn, K., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). Exploring persisting object representations with infants and adults. Talk given at the biannual meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, 4/10/05, Chicago, IL

  112. Scholl, B. J. (2005). The nature of causal perception. Invited talk given at the AHRB Workshop on Causal Understanding, 4/1/05, Warwick, England.

  113. Scholl, B. J. (2004). Persisting persisting objects. Invited symposium talk given at the First Joint Conference of the Society for Philosophy & Psychology and the European Society for Philosophy & Psychology, 7/6/04, Barcelona, Spain.

  114. Cheries, E., Santos, L. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). Units of visual identification in rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta): Objects or unbound visual features? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/4/04, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 4(8), 819a, http://journalofvision.org/4/8/819/]

  115. Flombaum, J. I., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). A temporal same-object advantage for persisting objects: Change-detection studies of the 'tunnel effect'. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/4/04, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 4(8), 730a, http://journalofvision.org/4/8/730/]

  116. Fiser, J., Scholl, B. J., & Aslin, R. N. (2004). Perception of object trajectories during occlusion constrains statistical learning of visual features. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/4/04, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 4(8), 189a, http://journalofvision.org/4/8/189/]

  117. Mitroff, S. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). Online grouping and segmentation without awareness: Evidence from motion-induced blindness. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/4/04, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 4(8), 201a, http://journalofvision.org/4/8/201/]

  118. Sussman, R. S., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). Finding the mean: The flexibility and limitations of visual statistical processing. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/4/04, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 4(8), 727a, http://journalofvision.org/4/8/727/]

  119. Choi, H., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). The temporal dynamics of causal perception. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/3/04, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 4(8), 571a, http://journalofvision.org/4/8/571/]

  120. Scholl, B. J., & Feigenson, L. (2004). When out of sight is out of mind: Perceiving object persistence through occlusion vs. implosion. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/1/04, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 4(8), 26a, http://journalofvision.org/4/8/26/]

  121. Marino, A. C., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). The role of closure in defining the 'objects' of object-based attention. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 4/30/04, Sarasota, FL.[Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 4(8), 270a, http://journalofvision.org/4/8/270/]

  122. Mitroff, S. R., Wynn, K., Scholl, B. J., Johnson, S. P., & Shuwairi, S. M. (2004). 'Bouncing vs. streaming' as a measure of infants' dynamic object individuation. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the International Society on Infant Studies, 5/?/04, Chicago, IL.

  123. Cheries, E., Wynn, K., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). Limits on the number of active object indexes in infancy. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the International Society on Infant Studies, 5/?/04, Chicago, IL.

  124. Nunes, A., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). Interactions between convergence angle, traffic load, and altitude distribution in air traffic control. Paper presented at the annual Human Performance, Situation Awareness and Automation Technology Conference, 3/?/04, Daytona Beach, FL. [Paper published in Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Conference on Human Performance, Situation Awareness and Automation Technology.]

  125. Weierich, M. R., Treat, T. A., & Scholl, B. J. (2003). Attentional capture and disengagement in specific phobia. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, 11/21/03, Boston, MA.

  126. Scholl, B. J., Ben-Shahar, O., & Marino, A. (2003). What counts as an 'object' of object-based attention? Talk given at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, 11/8/03, Vancouver, Canada. [Abstract published in Abstracts of the Psychonomic Society, 8, p. 176]

  127. Mitroff, S. R., and Scholl, B. J. (2003). Perceiving the disappearance of unseen objects in motion-induced blindness. Talk given at the annual Object Perception, Attention, and Memory meeting, 11/6/03, Vancouver, Canada.

  128. Scholl, B. J., Noles, N. S., Pasheva, V., & Sussman, R. (2003). Talking on a cellular telephone dramatically increases 'sustained inattentional blindness'. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/13/03, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 3(9), 156a, http://journalofvision.org/3/9/156/]

  129. Ben-Shahar, O., Scholl, B. J., & Zucker, S. (2003). Where objects come from: Attention, segmentation, and textons. Vision Sciences Society. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/10/03, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 3(9), 474a, http://journalofvision.org/3/9/474/]

  130. Choi, H., & Scholl, B. J. (2003). Effects of grouping and attention on the perception of causality. Vision Sciences Society. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/11/03, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 3(9), 544a, http://journalofvision.org/3/9/544/]

  131. Mitroff, S. R., Scholl, B. J., & Wynn, K. (2003). The relationship between object files and conscious perception. Vision Sciences Society. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/9/03, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 3(9), 338a, http://journalofvision.org/3/9/338/]

  132. Noles, N. S., & Scholl, B. J. (2003). The persistence of object-file representations. Vision Sciences Society. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/9/03, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 3(9), 324a, http://journalofvision.org/3/9/324/]

  133. vanMarle, K., & Scholl, B. J. (2003). Attentive tracking of objects vs. substances. Vision Sciences Society. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/11/03, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 3(9), 586a, http://journalofvision.org/3/9/586/]

  134. Scholl, B. J., and Nevarez, H. G. (2002). Why so slow?: The role of speed discontinuities in maintaining object persistence through occlusion. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, 11/22/02, Kansas City, MO. [Abstract published in Abstracts of the Psychonomic Society, 7, p. 19.]

  135. Scholl, B. J. (2002). Perceiving persisting objects. Invited address given at the First International Workshop on Attention and Cognition, 10/8/02, Kyoto, Japan.

  136. Scholl, B. J. (2002). The units of attention. Invited address given at the Second International Symposium on the Integrative use of Internal Knowledge and External Information in Human Cognition, 10/4/02, Kyoto, Japan.

  137. Scholl, B. J. (2002). Attention, awareness, and metacognition. Talk given at the Kent Forum on Visual Metacognition, 6/3/02, Millersburg, OH.

  138. Scholl, B. J., & Feldman, J. (2002). The temporal dynamics of object formation in object-based attention. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/11/02, Sarasota, FL. [Abstract published in Journal of Vision, 2(7), 248a, http://journalofvision.org/2/7/248/]

  139. Scholl, B. J. (2002). Commentary on Gallistel (2000). Commentary given at the Hang Seng Workshop on Innateness and the Structure of Mind, 4/6/02, Sheffield, England.

  140. Scholl, B. J., & Nakayama, K. (2001). Causal capture: Contextual effects on the perception of collision events. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Vision Sciences Society, 5/8/01, Sarasota, FL.

  141. Scholl, B. J., & Nakayama, K. (2000). Contextual effects on the perception of causality. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, 11/18/00, New Orleans, LA. [Abstract published in Abstracts of the Psychonomic Society, 5, 91.]

  142. Scholl, B. J., Simons, D. J., & Levin, D. T. (2000). Implicit beliefs about change detection and change blindness. Talk given at the annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, 11/17/00, New Orleans, LA. [Abstract published in Abstracts of the Psychonomic Society, 5, 29.]

  143. Most, S. B., Clifford, E., Scholl, B. J., & Simons, D. J. (2000). What you see is what you set: The role of attentional set in explicit attentional capture. Poster presented at the Object Perception and Memory meeting, 11/16/00, New Orleans, LA.

  144. Singh, M., & Scholl, B. J. (2000). Using attentional cueing to explore part structure. Poster presented at the Object Perception and Memory meeting, 11/16/00, New Orleans, LA.

  145. Scholl, B. J., Pylyshyn, Z. W., & Feldman, J. (2000). What is a visual object? Evidence from 'target merging' in multiple object tracking. Talk given at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, 5/4/00, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. [Abstract published as: (2000). Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 41(4), S759.]

  146. Scholl, B. J., Pylyshyn, Z. W., & Feldman, J. (1999). What is a visual object? Evidence from multi-element tracking. Poster presented at the Object Perception and Memory meeting, 11/18/99, Los Angeles, CA.

  147. Most, S., Simons, D., & Scholl, B. J. (1999). Prolonged inattentional blindness for a visually distinctive, dynamic event. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the European Conference on Visual Perception, 8/25/99, Trieste, Italy.

  148. Scholl, B. J. (1999). Two ways of asking 'What is a visual object?' (and some answers). Invited talk given at the annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, 8/21/99, Vancouver, British Columbia.

  149. Scholl, B. J. (1999). Objecthood in cognitive development and visual attention. Invited talk given at the Rutgers Symposium on Learning: Object Cognition, 5/22/99, Piscataway, NJ.

  150. Scholl, B. J., Pylyshyn, Z. W., & Franconeri, S. (1999). When are spatiotemporal and featural properties encoded as a result of attentional allocation? Talk given at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, 5/13/99, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. [Abstract published as: (1999). Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 40(4), S797.]

  151. Scholl, B. J. (1999). Detecting changes during 3 types of attentional allocation. Talk given at the vision/attention mini-conference at the Eastern Psychological Association, 4/16/99, Providence, RI.

  152. Scholl, B. J. (1998). Change blindness and exogenous attentional capture. Talk given at the Object Perception and Memory meeting, 11/19/98, Dallas, TX.

  153. Scholl, B. J., & Leslie, A. M. (1998). Modularity, development, and 'theory of mind'. Talk given at the 24th annual meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology, 6/11/98, Minneapolis, MN.

  154. Scholl, B. J., & Pylyshyn, Z. W. (1998). Tracking multiple items through occlusion: Clues to visual objecthood. Talk given at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, 5/14/98, Ft. Lauderdale, FL. [Abstract published as: (1998). Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 39(4), S872.]

  155. Scholl, B. J. (1997). Cognitive development and cognitive architecture: Two senses of 'surprise'. Talk given at the 23rd annual meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology, 5/5/97, New York. [Winner: The 1997 William James prize for best graduate student paper]


 
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