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Visual capture of touch: out-of-the-body experiences with rubber gloves.

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When the apparent visual location of a body part conflicts with its veridical location, vision can dominate proprioception and kinesthesia. In this article, we show that vision can capture tactile localization. Participants discriminated the location of vibrotactile stimuli (upper, at the index finger, vs. lower, at the thumb), while ignoring distractor lights that could independently be upper or lower. Such tactile discriminations were slowed when the distractor light was incongruent with th...

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10.1111/1467-9280.00270

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Journal:
Psychological science
Volume:
11
Issue:
5
Pages:
353-359
Publication date:
2000-09-05
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EISSN:
1467-9280
ISSN:
0956-7976
URN:
uuid:cd3fea27-e699-451e-b3a7-9f2f0c364d02
Source identifiers:
17665
Local pid:
pubs:17665

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