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The Resource Touching for knowing : cognitive psychology of haptic manual perception, edited by Yvette Hatwell, Arlette Streri, Edouard Gentaz

Touching for knowing : cognitive psychology of haptic manual perception, edited by Yvette Hatwell, Arlette Streri, Edouard Gentaz

Label
Touching for knowing : cognitive psychology of haptic manual perception
Title
Touching for knowing
Title remainder
cognitive psychology of haptic manual perception
Statement of responsibility
edited by Yvette Hatwell, Arlette Streri, Edouard Gentaz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
The dominance of vision is so strong in sighted people that touch is sometimes considered as a minor perceptual modality. However, touch is a powerful tool which contributes significantly to our knowledge of space and objects. Its intensive use by blind persons allows them to reach the same levels of knowledge and cognition as their sighted peers. In this book, specialized researchers present the recent state of knowledge about the cognitive functioning of touch. After an analysis of the neurophysiology and neuropsychology of touch, exploratory manual behaviors, intramodal haptic (tactual-kines
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digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Toucher pour connaître
Dewey number
152.1/82
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BF275
LC item number
.T69 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • W1
  • WR 102
NLM item number
  • AD546BL v.53 2003
  • T7225 2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hatwell, Yvette
  • Streri, Arlette
  • Gentaz, Edouard
Series statement
Advances in consciousness research,
Series volume
v. 53
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Touch
  • Visual perception
  • Perceptual-motor processes
  • Touch
  • Psychomotor Performance
  • Visual Perception
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • Perceptual-motor processes
  • Touch
  • Visual perception
  • Sehbehinderung
  • Tastwahrnehmung
  • Tastzin
  • Visuele waarneming
  • Cognitie
  • Perceptueel-motorische processen
Label
Touching for knowing : cognitive psychology of haptic manual perception, edited by Yvette Hatwell, Arlette Streri, Edouard Gentaz
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: touch and cognition / Yvette Hatwell -- General characteristics of the anatomical and functional organization of cutaneous and haptic perceptions / Edouard Gentaz -- Anatomical and functional organization of cutaneous and haptic peceptions: the contribution of neuropsychology and cerebral functional imagery / Edouard Gentaz and Maryse Badan -- Manual exploration and haptic perception in infants / Arlette Streri -- Manual exploratory procedures in children and adults / Yvette Hatwell -- Handedness and manual exploration / Arlette Streri -- The haptic identification of everyday life objects / Roberta Klatzky and Susan Lederman -- Haptic processing of spatial and material object properties / Edouard Gentaz and Yvette Hatwell -- Haptic perceptual illusions / Morton A. Heller
  • Congenitally blindness and spatial mental imagery / Cesare Cornoldi, Maria-Chiara Fastame and Tomaso Vecchi -- Intermodel relations in infancy / Arlette Streri -- Intermodal coordinations in children and adults / Yvette Hatwell -- Tactile exploration in nonhuman primates / Agnès Lacreuse and Dorothy M. Fragaszy -- Braille: issues on structure, teaching and assessment / Michael J. Tobin, John Greaney and Eileen Hill -- The tactile reading of maps and drawings, and the access of blind people to works of art / Yvette Hatwell and Françoise Martinez-Sarrochi -- Sensory substitution: limits and perspectives / Charles Lenay [and others] -- New technologies empowering visually impaired people for accessing documents / Dominique Burger
Control code
69194125
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 320 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282255357
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)69194125
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Touching for knowing : cognitive psychology of haptic manual perception, edited by Yvette Hatwell, Arlette Streri, Edouard Gentaz
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: touch and cognition / Yvette Hatwell -- General characteristics of the anatomical and functional organization of cutaneous and haptic perceptions / Edouard Gentaz -- Anatomical and functional organization of cutaneous and haptic peceptions: the contribution of neuropsychology and cerebral functional imagery / Edouard Gentaz and Maryse Badan -- Manual exploration and haptic perception in infants / Arlette Streri -- Manual exploratory procedures in children and adults / Yvette Hatwell -- Handedness and manual exploration / Arlette Streri -- The haptic identification of everyday life objects / Roberta Klatzky and Susan Lederman -- Haptic processing of spatial and material object properties / Edouard Gentaz and Yvette Hatwell -- Haptic perceptual illusions / Morton A. Heller
  • Congenitally blindness and spatial mental imagery / Cesare Cornoldi, Maria-Chiara Fastame and Tomaso Vecchi -- Intermodel relations in infancy / Arlette Streri -- Intermodal coordinations in children and adults / Yvette Hatwell -- Tactile exploration in nonhuman primates / Agnès Lacreuse and Dorothy M. Fragaszy -- Braille: issues on structure, teaching and assessment / Michael J. Tobin, John Greaney and Eileen Hill -- The tactile reading of maps and drawings, and the access of blind people to works of art / Yvette Hatwell and Françoise Martinez-Sarrochi -- Sensory substitution: limits and perspectives / Charles Lenay [and others] -- New technologies empowering visually impaired people for accessing documents / Dominique Burger
Control code
69194125
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 320 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282255357
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)69194125
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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