W A Phillips

Summary

Affiliation: University of Stirling
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc The coherent organization of mental life depends on mechanisms for context-sensitive gain-control that are impaired in schizophrenia
    William A Phillips
    Psychology, School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling Stirling, UK Theoretical Neuroscience, Frankfurt Institute of Advanced Studies Frankfurt, Germany
    Front Psychol 4:307. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Neuronal inference must be local, selective, and coordinated
    William A Phillips
    Psychology Department, University of Stirling, FK9 4LA Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Behav Brain Sci 36:222-3. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Interactions between coincident and orthogonal cues to texture boundaries
    W A Phillips
    Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Scotland
    Percept Psychophys 62:1019-38. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Convergence of biological and psychological perspectives on cognitive coordination in schizophrenia
    William A Phillips
    Department of Psychology, Center for Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Behav Brain Sci 26:65-82; discussion 82-137. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Size perception is less context-sensitive in males
    William A Phillips
    Centre for Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, Scotland, UK
    Perception 33:79-86. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence for impaired visual context processing in schizotypy with thought disorder
    Peter J Uhlhaas
    Center for Computational and Cognitive Neuroscience and Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK 9 4 LA, UK
    Schizophr Res 68:249-60. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Pop-out from abrupt visual onsets
    P J B Hancock
    Centre for Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Vision Res 44:2285-99. 2004
  8. doi request reprint The Ebbinghaus illusion deceives adults but not young children
    Martin J Doherty
    Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Dev Sci 13:714-21. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint The context sensitivity of visual size perception varies across cultures
    Martin J Doherty
    Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, Scotland, UK
    Perception 37:1426-33. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint In search of common foundations for cortical computation
    W A Phillips
    Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom www psych stir ac uk wap
    Behav Brain Sci 20:657-83; discussion 683-722. 1997

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc The coherent organization of mental life depends on mechanisms for context-sensitive gain-control that are impaired in schizophrenia
    William A Phillips
    Psychology, School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling Stirling, UK Theoretical Neuroscience, Frankfurt Institute of Advanced Studies Frankfurt, Germany
    Front Psychol 4:307. 2013
    ..They may also cast light on normal mental function and its neural bases. Limitations of these hypotheses, and ways in which they need further testing and development, are outlined...
  2. doi request reprint Neuronal inference must be local, selective, and coordinated
    William A Phillips
    Psychology Department, University of Stirling, FK9 4LA Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Behav Brain Sci 36:222-3. 2013
    ..Better understanding of the functions and mechanisms of those interactions is therefore crucial to the issues Clark examines...
  3. ncbi request reprint Interactions between coincident and orthogonal cues to texture boundaries
    W A Phillips
    Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Scotland
    Percept Psychophys 62:1019-38. 2000
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Convergence of biological and psychological perspectives on cognitive coordination in schizophrenia
    William A Phillips
    Department of Psychology, Center for Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Behav Brain Sci 26:65-82; discussion 82-137. 2003
    ..This perspective suggests several ways in which further research could enhance our understanding of cognitive coordination, its neural basis, and its relevance to psychopathology...
  5. ncbi request reprint Size perception is less context-sensitive in males
    William A Phillips
    Centre for Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, Scotland, UK
    Perception 33:79-86. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence for impaired visual context processing in schizotypy with thought disorder
    Peter J Uhlhaas
    Center for Computational and Cognitive Neuroscience and Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK 9 4 LA, UK
    Schizophr Res 68:249-60. 2004
    ..These results support the hypothesis that deficits in visual context processing are the manifestation of a larger disturbance of cognitive coordination in schizotypy and schizophrenia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pop-out from abrupt visual onsets
    P J B Hancock
    Centre for Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Vision Res 44:2285-99. 2004
    ..The results are consistent with a role for neural synchrony in dynamic grouping...
  8. doi request reprint The Ebbinghaus illusion deceives adults but not young children
    Martin J Doherty
    Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Dev Sci 13:714-21. 2010
    ..Such developments are advantageous, but the price paid for them is that, when context is misleading, adults literally see the world less accurately than they did as children...
  9. ncbi request reprint The context sensitivity of visual size perception varies across cultures
    Martin J Doherty
    Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, Scotland, UK
    Perception 37:1426-33. 2008
    ..These findings show that, even at low levels of the visual-processing hierarchy, context sensitivity varies across cultures, and they raise important issues for both vision scientists and cross-cultural psychologists...
  10. ncbi request reprint In search of common foundations for cortical computation
    W A Phillips
    Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom www psych stir ac uk wap
    Behav Brain Sci 20:657-83; discussion 683-722. 1997
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  11. doi request reprint Segregation by onset asynchrony
    P J B Hancock
    Department Psychology, University of Stirling, UK
    J Vis 8:21.1-21. 2008
    ..Finally, schizophrenic disorganization is associated with reduced sensitivity. Thus, in addition to bearing upon basic theoretical issues, this paradigm may have clinical utility...
  12. ncbi request reprint Theory of mind and perceptual context-processing in schizophrenia
    Peter J Uhlhaas
    Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, and Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universit├Ąt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 11:416-36. 2006
    ..However, the cognitive mechanisms underlying ToM deficits in schizophrenia are largely unknown. The present study examined the hypothesis that impaired ToM in schizophrenia can be understood as a deficit in context processing...
  13. ncbi request reprint The course and clinical correlates of dysfunctions in visual perceptual organization in schizophrenia during the remission of psychotic symptoms
    Peter J Uhlhaas
    Department of Neurophysiology, Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Deutschordenstr 46, Frankfurt am Main 60528, Germany
    Schizophr Res 75:183-92. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Perceptual grouping in disorganized schizophrenia
    Peter J Uhlhaas
    Department of Neurophysiology, Max Planck Institute for Brain Research, Deutschordenstr 46, Frankfurt am Main, 60528, Germany
    Psychiatry Res 145:105-17. 2006
    ....