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A sensational illusion: Vision-touch synaesthesia and the rubber hand paradigm

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For individuals with vision-touch synaesthesia, the sight of touch on another person elicits synaesthetic tactile sensation on the observer's own body. Here we used the traditional rubber hand paradigm (Botvinick and Cohen, 1998) and a no-touch rubber hand paradigm to investigate and to authenticate synaesthetic tactile sensation. In the traditional rubber hand paradigm, the participant views a prosthetic hand being touched by the Examiner while the participant's hand - hidden from view - is ...

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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Aimola Davies, AM More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Journal:
Cortex
Volume:
49
Issue:
3
Pages:
806-818
Publication date:
2013-03-01
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EISSN:
1973-8102
ISSN:
0010-9452
URN:
uuid:2264a887-ad28-4735-8221-839558cc6897
Source identifiers:
394509
Local pid:
pubs:394509

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