Mental body representations retain homuncular shape distortions: evidence from Weber’s Illusion

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Miller, L.E.; Longo, Matthew R.; Saygin, A.P.;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Subject: psyc

Mental body representations underlying tactile perception do not accurately reflect the body’s true morphology. For example, perceived tactile distance is dependent on both the body part being touched and the stimulus orientation, a phenomenon called Weber’s illusion. T... View more
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