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Body ownership and agency altered by an electromyographically-controlled robotic arm

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Understanding how we consciously experience our bodies is a fundamental issue in cognitive neuroscience. Two fundamental components of this are the sense of body ownership (the experience of the body as one’s own) and the sense of agency (the feeling of control over one’s bodily actions). These constructs have been used to investigate the incorporation of prostheses. To date, however, no evidence has been provided showing whether representations of ownership and agency in amputees are altered...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1098/rsos.172170

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Oxford college:
Somerville College
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-2111-072X
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Publisher:
Royal Society Publisher's website
Journal:
Royal Society Open Science Journal website
Volume:
5
Issue:
5
Pages:
172170
Publication date:
2018-05-09
Acceptance date:
2018-04-04
DOI:
EISSN:
2054-5703
Pubs id:
pubs:844931
URN:
uri:307c6437-2304-4a4b-8dba-dc2b8506c2f7
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uuid:307c6437-2304-4a4b-8dba-dc2b8506c2f7
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pubs:844931

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