An account of the systematic error in judging what is reachable.

@article{Rochat1997AnAO,
  title={An account of the systematic error in judging what is reachable.},
  author={Philippe Rochat and Maryjane Wraga},
  journal={Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance},
  year={1997},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={199-212}
}
An account of the postural determinants of perceived reachability is proposed to explain systematic overestimations of the distance at which an object is perceived to be reachable. In this account, these errors are due to a mapping of the limits of prehensile space onto a person's perceived region of maximum stretchability, in the context of a whole-body… CONTINUE READING