A Sensorimotor Network for the Bodily Self

@article{Ferri2012ASN,
  title={A Sensorimotor Network for the Bodily Self},
  author={Francesca Ferri and Francesca Frassinetti and Martina Ardizzi and Marcello Costantini and Vittorio Gallese},
  journal={Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience},
  year={2012},
  volume={24},
  pages={1584-1595}
}
Neuroscientists and philosophers, among others, have long questioned the contribution of bodily experience to the constitution of self-consciousness. Contemporary research answers this question by focusing on the notions of sense of agency and/or sense of ownership. Recently, however, it has been proposed that the bodily self might also be rooted in bodily motor experience, that is, in the experience of oneself as instantiating a bodily structure that enables a specific range of actions. In the… 
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