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The Terms of Embodiment

Shaun Gallager (ed.)

in How the Body Shapes the Mind

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199271948
eISBN:
9780191603112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199271941.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

How does one’s body appear as part of one’s perceptual field? How does one’s body constrain or shape the perceptual field? These are two different questionsboth pertaining to the structure of ... More


The Case of the Missing Schema

Shaun Gallager (ed.)

in How the Body Shapes the Mind

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199271948
eISBN:
9780191603112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199271941.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Cases of neglect and deafferentation provide clarification of how the body schema works in normal cases. A case history of a deafferented subject lacking proprioception below the neck is presented. ... More


Body: Disorders of Embodiment

Jennifer Radden (ed.)

in The Philosophy of Psychiatry: A Companion

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195149531
eISBN:
9780199870943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195149531.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter analyzes how disorders of embodiment can affect the minimal self—the nonconceptual, prereflective sense of self that comes along with being an embodied and conscious being—and its ... More


The Earliest Senses of Self and Others

Shaun Gallager (ed.)

in How the Body Shapes the Mind

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199271948
eISBN:
9780191603112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199271941.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Evidence from developmental psychology concerning neonate imitation shows that the body schema is innate and that perception is intermodal from birth, in contrast to traditional views, held by both ... More


Body schema dynamics in Merleau-Ponty

Jan Halák

in Body Schema and Body Image: New Directions

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198851721
eISBN:
9780191886454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851721.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter presents an account of Merleau-Ponty’s interpretation of the body schema as an operative intentionality that is not only opposed to, but also complexly intermingled with, the ... More


Body Representations: Updating a Classic Concept

H. Branch Coslett

in The Roots of Cognitive Neuroscience: Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychology

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780195395549
eISBN:
9780199369201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195395549.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Neuropsychology

An internal representation of the human body is crucial for a wide range of activities such as planning action, registering the location of sensory input and making judgments about whether one could ... More


Body schema and body image in motor learning: refining Merleau-Ponty’s notion of body schema

Shogo Tanaka

in Body Schema and Body Image: New Directions

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198851721
eISBN:
9780191886454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851721.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

The aim of this chapter is to explicate the interrelated roles of body schema and body image in motor learning and to shed light on the phenomenology of body image from a fresh perspective. The ... More


Unilateral body neglect: schemas versus images?

Laurence Havé, Anne-Emmanuelle Priot, Laure Pisella, Gilles Rode, and Yves Rossetti

in Body Schema and Body Image: New Directions

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198851721
eISBN:
9780191886454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851721.003.0015
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

Unilateral spatial neglect has been extensively described for visual and representational manifestations but tactile and motor manifestations as well as body neglect point to bodily manifestations of ... More


The Embodied Conception of the Self

Daniel C. Russell

in Happiness for Humans

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199583683
eISBN:
9780191745713
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583683.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter articulates and clarifies the conception of activity as embodied in relationships and projects that make one’s life recognizable as one’s own. It focuses on serious life-changes and ... More


The space of the body schema: putting the schema in movement

David Morris

in Body Schema and Body Image: New Directions

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198851721
eISBN:
9780191886454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851721.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter contributes to conceptual debates about the body schema and body image by studying the body schema’s role in shaping our sense of lived space. Contra ‘body-in-brain’ or representational ... More


Body Schema and Body Image: New Directions

Yochai Ataria, Shogo Tanaka, and Shaun Gallagher (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198851721
eISBN:
9780191886454
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851721.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

Body schema refers to the system of sensory-motor functions that enables control of the position of body parts in space, without conscious awareness of those parts. Body image refers to a conscious ... More


Body awareness and its disorders

ATSUSHI YAMADORI

in Cognition, Computation, and Consciousness

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198524144
eISBN:
9780191689147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524144.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

To observe human conscious behaviour carefully and find out what kinds of transformations are taking place, the author approaches the problem through his own clinical analysis. In this chapter, two ... More


Neural underpinnings of body image and body schema disturbances

Jasmine Ho and Bigna Lenggenhager

in Body Schema and Body Image: New Directions

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198851721
eISBN:
9780191886454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851721.003.0016
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

The sense of our body is fundamental to human self-consciousness. Many neurological and psychiatric disorders involve atypical corporeal awareness with symptomatology that might be very ... More


A radical phenomenology of the body: subjectivity and sensations in body image and body schema

Helena De Preester

in Body Schema and Body Image: New Directions

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198851721
eISBN:
9780191886454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851721.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

The role of sensations for body experience and body representations such as body image and body schema seems indisputable. This chapter discusses the link between sensory input, the experience of ... More


The body in the German neurology of the early twentieth century

Andreas Kalckert

in Body Schema and Body Image: New Directions

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198851721
eISBN:
9780191886454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851721.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

In the past years, there has been an increasing interest in the experience of the own body in the field of experimental psychology and cognitive neuroscience. However, these questions are not new to ... More


Introduction

Shaun Gallager (ed.)

in How the Body Shapes the Mind

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199271948
eISBN:
9780191603112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199271941.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

An understanding of both the scientific and phenomenological details of embodiment helps to explain relations among consciousness, cognition and self. Clear distinctions between proprioceptive ... More


Taxonomies of Body Representations

Frédérique de Vignemont

in Mind the Body: An Exploration of Bodily Self-Awareness

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780198735885
eISBN:
9780191799846
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198735885.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter considers the relationship between body representations, action, and bodily experiences. It first clarifies the conceptual landscape of body representations and stresses the conceptual ... More


How the Body Shapes the Mind

Shaun Gallagher

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199271948
eISBN:
9780191603112
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199271941.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book contributes to the idea that to have an understanding of the mind, consciousness, or cognition, a detailed scientific and phenomenological understanding of the body is essential. There is ... More


Reimagining the body image

Shaun Gallagher

in Body Schema and Body Image: New Directions

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198851721
eISBN:
9780191886454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851721.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter considers a variety of criticisms and a number of applications in which the usefulness of the body image/body schema distinction is still apparent. The chapter suggests that one can find ... More


Body models in humans, animals, and robots: mechanisms and plasticity

Matej Hoffmann

in Body Schema and Body Image: New Directions

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
August 2021
ISBN:
9780198851721
eISBN:
9780191886454
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851721.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures, Cognitive Psychology

Humans and animals excel in combining information from multiple sensory modalities, controlling their complex bodies, adapting to growth or failures, or using tools. The key foundation is an internal ... More


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