Objects rapidly prime the motor system when located near the dominant hand.

Abstract

Objects are said to automatically "afford" various actions depending upon the motor repertoire of the actor. Such affordances play a part in how we prepare to handle or manipulate tools and other objects. Evidence obtained through fMRI, EEG and TMS has proven that this is the case but, as yet, the temporal evolution of affordances has not been fully… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bandc.2016.11.005

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