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Predictive perceptions, predictive actions, and beyond

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  14 May 2008

Romi Nijhawan
Department of Psychology, University of Sussex, Falmer, East Sussex BN1 9QH, United Kingdom.


Challenges to visual prediction as an organizing concept come from three main sources: (1) from observations arising from the results of experiments employing unpredictable motion, (2) from the assertions that motor processes compensate for all neural delays, and (3) from multiple interpretations specific to the flash-lag effect. One clarification that has emerged is that visual prediction is a process that either complements or reflects non-visual (e.g., motor) prediction.

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