Embodied and disembodied cognition: spatial perspective-taking.

Abstract

Although people can take spatial perspectives different from their own, it is widely assumed that egocentric perspectives are natural and have primacy. Two studies asked respondents to describe the spatial relations between two objects on a table in photographed scenes; in some versions, a person sitting behind the objects was either looking at or reaching… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cognition.2008.10.008

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