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The Information-Processing Model of Timing (Treisman, 1963): Its Sources and Further Development

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The paper ‘Temporal discrimination and the indifference interval: Implications for a model of the “internal clock” ’, published in Psychological Monographs: General and Applied in 1963 introduced an information-processing model of timing (IPMT) that has received some attention in relation to research on time perception. The present article discusses how the model came to be constructed, and briefly reviews its further development in my laboratory, and what its investigation has revealed about time perception and timing to date.

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