I want to write the sentence:
People have now turned their attention toward...
But I am unsure if attention should be written as attentions.
I have looked up this sentence online and it seems that both are used.
"Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey sparked not only a revolt within the ... and urged the investigators to turn their attentions elsewhere." - https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2017/6/19/15768146/trump-fbi-comey-mueller, Dara Lind
"As Welsh politicians turn their attentions to the EU referendum, BBC Welsh Affairs editor Vaughan Roderick gives his view." - http://www.bbc.com/news/av/uk-politics-eu-referendum-36358272/eu-referendum-vaughan-roderick-s-view, BBC News
"Just as dieters must turn their attentions away from tempting but forbidden snacks in order to remain..." - Social Psychology, Second Edition: Handbook of Basic Principles by Arie W. Kruglanski, E. Tory Higgins.
"With the problems of the Bowman report and the Brush Gang behind them, the colonists were able to turn their attentions to the day-to-day struggle of survival." - Bread and Hyacinths: The Rise and Fall of Utopian Los Angeles by Lionel Rolfe, Nigey Lennon
"They were constantly under pressure from the Syrian Hittites, and once more, the Assyrians were forced to turn their attentions to the west." - Monarchs, Peter Francis Kenny
"Still, for our understandings as mortals, and our own aesthetic sense, we ask them to turn their attentions to us and our ritual occasions" - The Flaming Circle, Robin Artisson
"few conferences and no journals which can provoke academics to turn their attentions to the new subject, so there was no unifying factor." - Art and Crime: Exploring the Dark Side of the Art World by Noah Charney
and many many others, both formally and informally.
Can someone check which form is correct?