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Somesthesis and the Neurobiology of the Somatosensory Cortex

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    Chapter 1 Divergence of thalamocortical projections and limits on somatosensory cortical plasticity
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    Chapter 2 Inhibitory circuitry in relation to the functional organization of somatosensory cortex
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    Chapter 3 Pain, temperature, and the sense of the body
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    Chapter 4 The functional role of a noninactivating sodium current in neocortical neurons
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    Chapter 5 Information processing channels in the sense of touch
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    Chapter 6 A novel approach for studying direction discrimination
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    Chapter 7 Tactile directional sensibility; theoretical and functional aspects
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    Chapter 8 Experimental assessment of the temporal hypothesis of velocity scaling
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    Chapter 9 Vebrotactile adaptation of a RA system: A psychophysical analysis
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    Chapter 10 Tactile neutral codes for the shapes and orientation of objects
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    Chapter 11 Tactual discrimination of softness: abilities and mechanisms
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    Chapter 12 Representation of the shape and contact force of handled objects in populations of cutaneous afferents
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    Chapter 13 Haptic object processing I: Early perceptual features
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    Chapter 14 Haptic object identification II: Purposive exploration
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    Chapter 15 The somatosensory cortex
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    Chapter 16 The organization of lateral somatosensory cortex in primates and other mammals
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    Chapter 17 Serial processing in the somatosensory system of macaques
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    Chapter 18 Parallel processing in somatosensory areas I and II of the cerebral cortex
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    Chapter 19 Linearity as the basic law of psychophysics: Evidence from studies of the neural mechanisms of roughness magnitude estimation
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    Chapter 20 Form processing and attention effects in the somatosensory system
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    Chapter 21 Functional plasticity of cortical representations of the hand
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    Chapter 22 Somatosensory signals and sensorimotor transformations in reactive control of grasp
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    Chapter 23 Strain-sensitive mechanoreceptors in the human skin provide kinaesthetic information
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    Chapter 24 A second tactile system in the human skin with unmyelinated primary afferents
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    Chapter 25 Factors influencing the perception of tactile stimuli during movement
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    Chapter 26 Changing the intended direction of movement
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    Chapter 27 Disturbances of motor behaviour after parietal lobe lesions in the human
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    Chapter 28 PET and fMRI scans of the cerebral cortex in humans and single neuron responses from SI in monkeys to rubbing embossed dot and grating patterns across a fingerpad
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    Chapter 29 Magnetic resonance functional mapping of cortical activation associated with differing sensorimotor hand paradigms
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    Chapter 30 Whole-head neuromagnetic recordings of human somatosensory cortical functions
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    Chapter 31 Optical imaging of intrinsic signals in somatosensory cortex
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    Chapter 32 Somatosensory and frontal cortical processing during pain experience
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    Chapter 33 Local receptive field diversity within cortical neuronal populations
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    Chapter 34 Functional segregation and integration in the nervous system: Theory and models
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Chapter title
Somatosensory signals and sensorimotor transformations in reactive control of grasp
Chapter number 22
Book title
Somesthesis and the Neurobiology of the Somatosensory Cortex
Published by
Birkhäuser Basel, January 1996
DOI 10.1007/978-3-0348-9016-8_22
Book ISBNs
978-3-03-489868-3, 978-3-03-489016-8

R. S. Johansson

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 21 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 10%
United Kingdom 1 5%
Unknown 18 86%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 8 38%
Researcher 6 29%
Professor 1 5%
Student > Doctoral Student 1 5%
Lecturer 1 5%
Other 3 14%
Unknown 1 5%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Engineering 9 43%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 10%
Medicine and Dentistry 2 10%
Computer Science 1 5%
Neuroscience 1 5%
Other 1 5%
Unknown 5 24%