Data for: Set-Shifting and Place-Keeping as Separable Control Processes

Published: 21 July 2018| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/k95hsbsf95.1
Contributors:
Richard Cooper,
Chelsea Fulks,
Catherine Byde,
Danila Morais,
Roberto de Cecilio

Description

We present data from three experiments using a sequential binary choice task that explore the relationship between two proposed cognitive control functions: set-shifting and place-keeping (i.e., keeping track of one’s place within a sequential task). The task involves switching from one stimulus-response mapping to another across trials, according to a predefined sequence and in the face of occasional brief interruptions. Response-stimulus interval, interruption length and interrupting task were varied. In each study, response time, sequential error type and interruption accuracy were recorded.

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