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Tactile expectations and the perception of self-touch: an investigation using the rubber hand paradigm.

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The rubber hand paradigm is used to create the illusion of self-touch, by having the participant administer stimulation to a prosthetic hand while the Examiner, with an identical stimulus (index finger, paintbrush or stick), administers stimulation to the participant's hand. With synchronous stimulation, participants experience the compelling illusion that they are touching their own hand. In the current study, the robustness of this illusion was assessed using incongruent stimuli. The partic...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Consciousness and cognition
Volume:
19
Issue:
2
Pages:
505-519
Publication date:
2010-06-01
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EISSN:
1090-2376
ISSN:
1053-8100
Source identifiers:
247709
Language:
English
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pubs:247709
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uuid:06b998d9-f1d4-44c8-8fb9-dee98cc50d76
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pubs:247709
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2012-12-19

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