D Voyer

Summary

Affiliation: University of New Brunswick
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sex specificity of ventral anterior cingulate cortex suppression during a cognitive task
    Tracy Butler
    Functional Neuroimaging Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 28:1206-12. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Response procedure, memory, and dichotic emotion recognition
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Canada Electronic address
    Brain Cogn 85:180-90. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Free-viewing laterality tasks: a multilevel meta-analysis
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, P O Box 4400, Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3, Canada
    Neuropsychology 26:551-67. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Response format, magnitude of laterality effects, and sex differences in laterality
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB, Canada
    Laterality 17:259-74. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous masking in a dichotic emotion detection task
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Bag Service 45444, Fredericton, NB, Canada E3B 6E4
    Brain Cogn 62:68-73. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The relation between computerized and paper-and-pencil mental rotation tasks: a validation study
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, New Brunswick, Canada
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 28:928-39. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Type of items and the magnitude of gender differences on the Mental Rotations Test
    Daniel Voyer
    Departmentof Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick
    Can J Exp Psychol 60:91-100. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in object location memory: a meta-analysis
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:23-38. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Fixation and attention control in lateralised target detection and free recall with words
    Daniel Voyer
    University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB, Canada
    Laterality 12:428-48. 2007
  10. doi request reprint On the perception of sarcasm in dichotic listening
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Canada
    Neuropsychology 22:390-9. 2008

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Sex specificity of ventral anterior cingulate cortex suppression during a cognitive task
    Tracy Butler
    Functional Neuroimaging Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 28:1206-12. 2007
    ..Consideration of participant sex is essential to understanding the role of vACC in cognitive and emotional processing...
  2. doi request reprint Response procedure, memory, and dichotic emotion recognition
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Canada Electronic address
    Brain Cogn 85:180-90. 2014
    ..The findings are interpreted in the context of the role of rehearsal and memory in models of dichotic listening. ..
  3. doi request reprint Free-viewing laterality tasks: a multilevel meta-analysis
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, P O Box 4400, Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3, Canada
    Neuropsychology 26:551-67. 2012
    ..However, the questions remain concerning whether the LVF bias is significantly different from zero, and what factors might moderate this bias...
  4. doi request reprint Response format, magnitude of laterality effects, and sex differences in laterality
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB, Canada
    Laterality 17:259-74. 2012
    ..Further pointed analyses revealed some specific differences among response formats. Results are discussed in terms of their implications for the measurement of laterality...
  5. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous masking in a dichotic emotion detection task
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Bag Service 45444, Fredericton, NB, Canada E3B 6E4
    Brain Cogn 62:68-73. 2006
    ..The possible existence of a generalized right ear bias that might affect the observed LEA for non-verbal tasks is discussed. Alternative explanations and limitations of the present experiment are also presented...
  6. ncbi request reprint The relation between computerized and paper-and-pencil mental rotation tasks: a validation study
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, New Brunswick, Canada
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 28:928-39. 2006
    ..These findings support the use of our computerized mental rotation task as a valid measure of mental rotation abilities in fMRI studies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Type of items and the magnitude of gender differences on the Mental Rotations Test
    Daniel Voyer
    Departmentof Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick
    Can J Exp Psychol 60:91-100. 2006
    ..Implications of these results for explanations of gender differences on the MRT and for the training of spatial abilities are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in object location memory: a meta-analysis
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:23-38. 2007
    ..Masculine objects and measures of distance produced significant effects in favor of males. Implications of these results for future work and for theoretical interpretations are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Fixation and attention control in lateralised target detection and free recall with words
    Daniel Voyer
    University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB, Canada
    Laterality 12:428-48. 2007
    ..In general, the results suggest that target detection without fixation control has much potential as a measure of perceptual asymmetries in the visual modality...
  10. doi request reprint On the perception of sarcasm in dichotic listening
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Canada
    Neuropsychology 22:390-9. 2008
    ..Results are discussed with reference to the contribution of the right and left hemispheres to language processing. Their implications for models of sarcasm perception are also discussed...
  11. doi request reprint Response procedure and laterality effects in emotion recognition: implications for models of dichotic listening
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 47:23-9. 2009
    ..Implications of these results for the representation of emotions in memory and models of dichotic listening are discussed...
  12. doi request reprint Time limits and gender differences on paper-and-pencil tests of mental rotation: a meta-analysis
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, PO Box 4400, Fredericton, New Brunswick, E3B 5A3, Canada
    Psychon Bull Rev 18:267-77. 2011
    ..The results are discussed with regard to their implications for explanations of gender differences in mental rotation and cognitive abilities in general...
  13. doi request reprint Sex differences in dichotic listening
    Daniel Voyer
    University of New Brunswick, Canada
    Brain Cogn 76:245-55. 2011
    ..65) than for non-verbal tasks (d=0.45). The results are discussed with reference to top-down and bottom-up factors in dichotic listening. The possible influence of a publication bias is also discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Attention, reliability, and validity of perceptual asymmetries in the fused dichotic words test
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB, Canada
    Laterality 10:545-61. 2005
    ..This supports the claim that the large and reliable laterality effects obtained with the fused dichotic words test are due in part to a consistent attentional bias...
  15. ncbi request reprint Dichotic target detection with words: a modified procedure
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, New Brunswick, Canada
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 27:400-11. 2005
    ..The discussion emphasizes the usefulness of the approach presented here in producing a score that minimizes the attentional component of laterality effects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Reliability and magnitude of perceptual asymmetries in a dichotic word recognition task
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada
    Neuropsychology 17:393-401. 2003
    ..Results showed that the target-detection condition produced the largest and most reliable laterality effects compared with the other 2 conditions. The mechanisms likely to be responsible for these findings are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reliability of non-verbal laterality effects in the visual modality
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Bag Service 45444, Fredericton, NB, Canada E3B 6E4
    Laterality 10:37-50. 2005
    ..A possible shift in the bivariate distribution of laterality scores is used as a tentative explanation of the apparent contradiction between the high test-retest reliability and the shift in laterality with practice...
  18. ncbi request reprint Gender differences on the mental rotations test: a factor analysis
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton E3B 6E4, Canada
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 117:79-94. 2004
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of their implications for the interpretation of gender differences on the MRT...
  19. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in laterality on a dichotic task: the influence of report strategies
    D Voyer
    Psychology Department, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada
    Cortex 37:345-62. 2001
    ..These findings have implications for interpretations of gender differences in laterality based on strategy effects. Interpretations emphasize the role of attention deployment in the measurement of laterality...
  20. ncbi request reprint Reliability and magnitude of laterality effects in dichotic listening with exogenous cueing
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB, Canada
    Brain Cogn 55:495-6. 2004
    ..These results are discussed in terms of their implications for the use of exogenous cueing to control attention. It seems that, in the present task, an effective means of attention control has yet to be identified...
  21. ncbi request reprint Timing conditions and the magnitude of gender differences on the Mental Rotations Test
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Bag Service 45444, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 6E4, Canada
    Mem Cognit 32:72-82. 2004
    ..In general, the results supported an interpretation of gender differences on the MRT that relies on the joint operation of performance factors and level of spatial ability...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reliability of laterality effects in a dichotic listening task with nonverbal material
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick Fredericton, Canada
    Brain Cogn 48:602-6. 2002
    ..The findings indicate that the task used here should be considered a reliable means to assess the lateralization of emotions. Issues concerning the relation between gender and laterality are addressed in the discussion...
  23. ncbi request reprint Word frequency and laterality effects in lexical decision: right hemisphere mechanisms
    Daniel Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Bag Service 45444, Fredericton, NB, Canada E3B 6E4
    Brain Lang 87:421-31. 2003
    ..The present findings emphasize the need to consider that information processing strategies relevant to hemispheric asymmetries might account in part for the word frequency effect...
  24. ncbi request reprint Reliability of laterality effects in a dichotic listening task with words and syllables
    Nancy L Russell
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Bag Service 45444, Fredericton, NB, Canada E3B 6E4
    Brain Cogn 54:266-7. 2004
    ..This might partly account for the reduced reliability in words and the absence of REA in syllables. Motivational factors inherent to the within-subject design used here are also discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Reliability and magnitude of auditory laterality effects: the influence of attention
    D Voyer
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada E3B 6E4
    Brain Cogn 46:397-413. 2001
    ..It appears that, in Experiment 3, the tone was effective at controlling attention because it reduced the systematic bias that has been suggested to account for the laterality effects observed in dichotic tasks...
  26. doi request reprint Between- and within-ear congruency and laterality effects in an auditory semantic/emotional prosody conflict task
    Cheryl Techentin
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Bag Service 45444, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada E3B 6E4
    Brain Cogn 70:201-8. 2009
    ..Factors involved in producing interference and laterality effects in dichotic listening tasks are discussed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Material type and attention control in dichotic listening
    Cheryl Techentin
    University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada
    Laterality 10:441-55. 2005
    ..The role of semantic processing in words versus syllables is also discussed...
  28. ncbi request reprint Congruency, attentional set, and laterality effects with emotional words
    Cheryl Techentin
    Department of Psychology, University of New Brunswick, Canada
    Neuropsychology 21:646-55. 2007
    ..The findings suggest that randomizing the target reduced the influence of the attentional set established by blocking the target. It is likely that this promoted the detection of hemispheric interference in the randomized condition...
  29. ncbi request reprint Scoring procedure, performance factors, and magnitude of sex differences in spatial performance
    D Voyer
    Department of Psychology, St Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Am J Psychol 110:259-76. 1997
    ..Analysis of the pattern of responses provided insights into the causes of sex differences on the MRT. Results are interpreted in terms of their implications for research on sex differences in spatial ability...
  30. ncbi request reprint On the reliability of laterality effects in a dichotic emotion recognition task
    Daniel Voyer
    University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 24:605-14. 2002
    ..Issues related to task difficulty and its effect on the reliability and magnitude of laterality effects are also discussed...
  31. ncbi request reprint Cross-modal correlation of auditory and visual language laterality tasks: a serendipitous finding
    Daniel Voyer
    Simon Fraser University, Canada
    Brain Cogn 53:393-7. 2003
    ..09. The LVFA observed in the visual task was replicated in Experiment 2, thus establishing its legitimacy. Results are discussed in relation with the type of processing that might produce such an unexpected finding on the visual task...
  32. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in mental rotation: top-down versus bottom-up processing
    Tracy Butler
    Functional Neuroimaging Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Box 140, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Neuroimage 32:445-56. 2006
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