Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Open Peer Commentary
Pessoa et al.: Perceptual completion

Revising locus of the bridge between neuroscience and perception

L. W. Hahn a1
a1 Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802


This commentary proposes keeping the bridge locus construct with a revised definition which requires the bridge locus to be dynamic, representation-independent and influenced by top-down processes. The denial of the uniformity of content thesis is equivalent to dualism. The active perception perspective is a valuable one.