Action outcomes are represented in human inferior frontoparietal cortex.

@article{Hamilton2008ActionOA,
  title={Action outcomes are represented in human inferior frontoparietal cortex.},
  author={Antonia F. de C. Hamilton and Scott T. Grafton},
  journal={Cerebral cortex},
  year={2008},
  volume={18 5},
  pages={1160-8}
}
The simple action of pressing a switch has many possible interpretations--the actor could be turning on a light, deleting critical files from a computer, or even turning off a life-support system. In each of these cases, the motor parameters of the action are the same but the physical outcome differs. We report evidence of suppressed responses in right inferior parietal and right inferior frontal cortex when participants saw repeated movies showing the same action outcome, but these regions did… CONTINUE READING

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