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Object Perception: Where Do We See the Weight?

Kentridge, R.W.

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A new study of the response of the human brain as subjects view objects of different weights they are about to lift shows that the weight of objects, which influences the way we act upon them, is represented in the ventral stream of the visual cortex.


Kentridge, R. (2014). Object Perception: Where Do We See the Weight?. Current Biology, 24(16), R740-R741.

Journal Article Type Article
Online Publication Date Aug 18, 2014
Publication Date Aug 18, 2014
Deposit Date Sep 2, 2014
Publicly Available Date Sep 3, 2014
Journal Current Biology
Print ISSN 0960-9822
Publisher Cell Press
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 24
Issue 16
Pages R740-R741


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Copyright Statement
NOTICE: this is the author’s version of a work that was accepted for publication in Current Biology. Changes resulting from the publishing process, such as peer review, editing, corrections, structural formatting, and other quality control mechanisms may not be reflected in this document. Changes may have been made to this work since it was submitted for publication. A definitive version was subsequently published in Current Biology, 24, 16, 18 August 2014, 10.1016/j.cub.2014.06.070.

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