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A Review of Shaun Gallagher: How the Body Shapes the Mind

Abstract : With 'How the body shapes the mind', Shaun Gallagher provides a general panoptic of the importance of the body in cognition, based on significant experimental results. His main goals here are (1) to describe body awareness in detail and (2) to investigate the influence of the body on self-consciousness, perception, language and social cognition. Here, I focus on two points: the distinction between the body schema and the body image and the structuring role of the body.
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Frédérique de Vignemont. A Review of Shaun Gallagher: How the Body Shapes the Mind. Psyche, 2006, 12 (1), pp.1-7. ⟨ijn_00169845⟩

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