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When mirrors lie: "visual capture" of arm position impairs reaching performance.

Abstract:

If we stand at a mirror's edge, we can see one half of our body reflected in the mirror, as if it were the other half of our body, seen "through" the mirror. We used this mirror illusion to examine the effect of conflicts between visually and proprioceptively specified arm positions on subsequent reaching movements made with the unseen right arm. When participants viewed their static left arm in the mirror (i.e., as if it were their right arm), subsequent right-arm reaching movements were aff...

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Publisher copy:
10.3758/cabn.4.2.193

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Holmes, NP More by this author
Crozier, G More by this author
Journal:
Cognitive, affective and behavioral neuroscience
Volume:
4
Issue:
2
Pages:
193-200
Publication date:
2004-06-05
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EISSN:
1531-135X
ISSN:
1530-7026
URN:
uuid:bcfb7372-4645-46c4-9abc-ec4155d1f4d4
Source identifiers:
28634
Local pid:
pubs:28634

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