Is mediated embodiment the response to embodied cognition?

  • Authors
  • Aymerich Franch, Laura
  • UPF authors
  • AYMERICH FRANCH, LAURA;
  • Type
  • Articles de recerca
  • Journal títle
  • New Ideas in Psychology
  • Publication year
  • 2018
  • Volume
  • 50
  • Pages
  • 1-5
  • ISSN
  • 0732-118X
  • Publication State
  • Publicat
  • Abstract
  • Emerging technologies such as virtual reality and robots are evolving to increasingly integrate the user into the interface. During this temporary merge, users experience a digital or a robotic body of an avatar as their own. Embodied cognition sustains that the body and its interactions with the environment play an important role in cognition. I argue that the adoption of mediated embodiment technologies to explore cognitive development might substantially contribute to demonstrating the postulates of embodied cognition
  • Complete citation
  • Aymerich Franch, Laura. Is mediated embodiment the response to embodied cognition?. New Ideas in Psychology 2018; 50( ): 1-5.
Bibliometric indicators
  • 5 times cited Scopus
  • 5 times cited WOS
  • Índex Scimago de 0.718(2018)