Visual Cognition Lab


Gustav Kuhn

News: five new paper.

A new Taxonomy of misdirection

Kuhn, G., Caffaratti, H.A., Teszka, R., & Rensink, R. A. (2014). A Psychologically-based taxonomy of misdirection. Frontiers in Psychology, 5, 1392

A review on the science of magic plus suggestions on how to study magic scientifically

Rensink R.A. & Kuhn G. (2014). A Framework for Using Magic to Study the Mind. Front. Psychol. 5:1508. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01508 PDF

Do you change your belief in the paranormal after anomalous experiences?

Mohr C., Koutrakis N. & Kuhn G. (2014). Priming psychic and conjuring abilities of a magic demonstration influences event interpretation and random number generation biases. Front. Psychol. 5:1542. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01542  PDF

What does it take to be a professional magician?

Rissanen O., Pitkänen P., Juvonen A., Kuhn G. & Hakkarainen K. (2014). Professional Expertise in Magic – Reflecting on professional expertise in magic: An interview study. Front. Psychol. 5:1484. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.01484

How gaze following declines with aging

Kuhn, G., Pagano, A., Maani, S., & Bunce, D. (2014). Age-related decline in the reflexive component of overt gaze following. DOI:10.1080/17470218.2014.975257