Perception of affordances for standing on an inclined surface depends on height of center of mass

Abstract

We investigated whether perception of affordances for standing on an inclined surface depended on the height of center of mass of the perceiver-actor. Participants adjusted the angle of inclination of a surface until they felt that it was just barely possible for them to stand on that surface. They performed this task while wearing a backpack apparatus to… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00221-008-1492-8

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