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Reticulospinal Control of Head Movements in the Cat

Shigeto Sasaki

in The Head-Neck Sensory Motor System

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195068207
eISBN:
9780199847198
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195068207.003.0049
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

When a new object appears in the periphery of the visual field, animals direct their head and eyes to it (orienting movements). Movements of the head play a critical role in the orienting movements, ... More


Role of the Tectoreticulospinal System in the Coordination of Eye-Head Orienting Movements

Douglas P. Munoz, Daniel Guitton, and Denis Pélisson

in The Head-Neck Sensory Motor System

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195068207
eISBN:
9780199847198
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195068207.003.0047
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

Orienting movements, which direct the visual axis to a new target of interest, often involve combined eye and head displacements. As a consequence of the mechanical limits in ocular motility, a ... More


Transcendental Meditation, the Art of Living Foundation, and Public Relations: From Psychedelic Romanticism to Science and Schism

Inga B. Tøllefsen

in Controversial New Religions

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199315314
eISBN:
9780190258245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199315314.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, World Religions

This chapter addresses controversies in Transcendental Meditation (TM) and its history in the West (and especially in North America); chronicling periods of less or more mainstreaming on the TM ... More


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