Differential components of the manual and vocal Stroop tasks

Sharma, Dinkar and McKenna, Frank P. (1998) Differential components of the manual and vocal Stroop tasks. Memory & Cognition, 26 (5). pp. 1033-1040. ISSN 0090-502X. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

In this study, four components of the Stroop effect were examined for manual word and vocal responses. The components were lexical, semantic relatedness, semantic relevance, and response set membership. The results showed that all four components were present in the vocal response task. However, in the manual word response task, the only component that produced significant interference on its own was response set membership. These results do not support predictions made by recent translation models (see W. R. Glaser & M. O. Glaser [1989] and Sugg & McDonald [1994]). A possible solution was suggested that located two sites for Stroop interference. The lexical, semantic relatedness, and semantic relevance effects were located in the lexical system, whereas the response set membership effect was located at a response selection stage.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Faculties > University wide - Teaching/Research Groups > Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience and Cognitive Systems
Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Psychology
Depositing User: Tara Puri
Date Deposited: 03 Jul 2009 12:19
Last Modified: 06 Jun 2014 14:21
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/17126 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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