Progress in Motor Control: A Multidisciplinary Perspective

Hardcover | December 18, 2008

EditorDagmar Sternad

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This ground-breaking book brings together researchers from a wide range of disciplines to discuss the control and coordination of processes involved in perceptually guided actions. The research area of motor control has become an increasingly multidisciplinary undertaking. Understanding the acquisition and performance of voluntary movements in biological and artificial systems requires the integration of knowledge from a variety of disciplines from neurophysiology to biomechanics.

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This ground-breaking book brings together researchers from a wide range of disciplines to discuss the control and coordination of processes involved in perceptually guided actions. The research area of motor control has become an increasingly multidisciplinary undertaking. Understanding the acquisition and performance of voluntary move...

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The area of motor control is a relatively young but thriving field of research. Over the last few decades it has grown into a broad multidiciplinary area of research spanning the disciplines of neurophysiology, kinesiology, neuroscience, robotics, psychology, nonlinear dynamics, biomechanics and biology, with no specific rank order. As...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:752 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.04 inPublished:December 18, 2008Publisher:Springer USLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0387770631

ISBN - 13:9780387770635

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Table of Contents

The Nature of Control.- The Hand as a Complex System.- Forty Years of Equilibrium-Point Hypothesis.- Bridging of Models for Complex Movements in 3D.- What Is Encoded in the Brain?- Perception and Action.- Motor Learning.