The journal Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics is an official journal of the Psychonomic Society. It spans all areas of research in sensory processes, perception, attention, and psychophysics. Most articles published are reports of experimental work; the journal also presents theoretical, integrative, and evaluative reviews. Founded in 1966 as Perception & Psychophysics, the journal assumed its present name in 2009.

The journal also encourages studies with a neuroscientific perspective that enhance our understanding of attention, perception, and psychophysics.

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  • Spans all areas of research in sensory processes, perception, attention and psychophysics
  • Founded in 1966
  • A publication of the Psychonomic Society

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  • Sarah Shomstein
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2.199 (2020)
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2.31 (2020)
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1,200,408 (2020)
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1943-393X
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1943-3921
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