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Social touch

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The more social aspects of touch, despite their relevance to numerous domains of human behavior, from cultural anthropology to cognitive neuroscience, and from virtual reality through to linguistics, have not been extensively studied by scientists. That is, psychologists and neuroscientists are only now beginning to uncover some of the neurocognitive mechanisms responsible for these important real-world interactions. In this chapter, we summarize the latest developments in this field of resea...

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10.1007/978-1-4939-6418-5

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Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Publisher:
Springer, New York, NY Publisher's website
Pages:
227-238
Host title:
Affective Touch and the Neurophysiology of CT Afferents
Publication date:
2016-10-14
Acceptance date:
2013-08-30
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978-1-4939-6418-5
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pubs:659139
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uuid:347854e5-2b1f-40ce-80bb-13d93b0867b8
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978-1-4939-6416-1
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