Progress in Motor Control: A Multidisciplinary Perspective by Dagmar Sternad

Progress in Motor Control: A Multidisciplinary Perspective

EditorDagmar Sternad

Hardcover | December 18, 2008

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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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Title:Progress in Motor Control: A Multidisciplinary PerspectiveFormat:HardcoverDimensions:752 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0 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.