• It made no difference whether motion discrimination was accomplished by saccades or verbal responses.These findings suggest that perceptual awareness emerges on the top of a developing or even mature perceptual decision.We argue that the middle temporal (MT) cortical region does not confer us the full phenomenic depth of motion perception, although it may represent a precursor stage in building our subjective sense of visual motion. (nih.gov)
  • Area under the receiver operating characteristic curve (AUROC) evaluated the discrimination between PiBpositive and -negative subjects. (elsevier.com)
  • Results: The best discrimination was obtained between controls and persons who had concussion between 4 and 34 days before testing for the dimmer 80-second test, using the combined scores resulting in an area under the ROC curve of 0.85 ± 0.07 (mean ± SE). (edu.au)
  • Dr. Levin a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke University Medical Center, with joint appointments in the Departments of Psychology and Pharmacology as well as the School of the Environment. (duke.edu)
  • The present study examined ethnic, gender, and age differences in perceived discrimination and the association between perceived discrimination and psychological well-being in a nationally representative sample of Black adolescents. (ed.gov)
  • Many critics of my thesis about "tribal moral communities " claim either that 1) there is no actual discrimination against conservatives (because their underrepresentation reflects only self-selection) or 2) discrimination against conservatives is justified, because conservatives are dumb, closed minded, or anti-science. (yourmorals.org)
  • In the discrimination task, the overweight group showed significantly more benefits than the other two groups when the vibrotactile stimuli were delivered to their hands, but not when the stimuli were delivered to their abdomens. (ox.ac.uk)
  • The candidate will complement already familiar and established self-administration procedures by working closely with the mentor/sponsor (Dr. Kathleen Grant) to establish proficiency in training drug discriminations for single drugs and drug mixtures. (elsevier.com)
  • What I found is that discrimination from family and friends, above discrimination from people you don't know, or discrimination from health workers, was associated with the greatest increase in self-reports of poor mental and poor physical health," he said. (ohio-forum.com)
  • It's very different being trained to be a researcher and then having to go out there and present what you learned and teach people in the field of psychology. (ohio-forum.com)
  • In psychology, discrimination learning is the process by which animals or people learn to respond differently to different stimuli. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to learning the theory behind the drug discrimination procedure, the concepts of associative blocking and overshadowing will be directly studied in relation to ethanol and nicotine interactions in the generation of a conditioned drug cue. (elsevier.com)
  • Instead, investigations of the learning of discriminations have tended to be described in other terms such as pattern recognition or concept discrimination. (wikipedia.org)
  • The sponsor will also guide the candidate in the practice of data analysis, data interpretation and the identification of procedural limitations as specifically related to the drug discrimination procedure. (elsevier.com)
  • Our results indicate that both left and right HG are causally involved in pitch discrimination, although the right auditory cortex might be a stronger contributor. (frontiersin.org)
  • Through his research in the Psychology Department's stress lab, Figueroa is tracking associations between discrimination and self-reports of poor health in the LGBT community. (ohio-forum.com)
  • Adolescents at later stages of development perceived more discrimination than those at earlier stages, and African American and Caribbean Black males perceived more discrimination than their female counterparts. (ed.gov)
  • Social Media can be a sad, but handy, funnel of ignorance, and at its worst, flagrant discrimination, as well a healthy source of relief and education. (hubpages.com)
  • We found that both increased gradually with motion coherence and viewing time, but discrimination was systematically leading awareness, reaching a plateau much earlier. (nih.gov)
  • However, Caribbean Black youth appear to be more vulnerable when they perceive high levels of discrimination. (ed.gov)
  • Exploration of social and economic aspects of housing and consumer issues including housing policy, housing discrimination, housing & rural development, home buyer/owner education, housing for special needs populations & housing finance. (rutgers.edu)