SECONDARY ATTENTION

Engaged concentration which requires cognizant exertion, for example the attentiveness required to examine a work of art. Compare with: primary attention.

SECONDARY ATTENTION: "Secondary attention is employed when scrutinizing art or sculpture."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SECONDARY ATTENTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/secondary-attention/ (accessed October 15, 2019).
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