The Role of the Right Temporoparietal Junction in the Control of Imitation

@inproceedings{Sowden2015TheRO,
  title={The Role of the Right Temporoparietal Junction in the Control of Imitation},
  author={Sophie Sowden and Caroline Catmur},
  booktitle={Cerebral cortex},
  year={2015}
}
Controlling neural representations of the self and other people is fundamental to social cognition. Brain imaging studies have implicated the right temporoparietal junction (rTPJ) in this ability, but causal evidence for its role is lacking. A debate is also ongoing regarding whether the control of, or switching between, self and other representations is a specialized or domain-general process: the rTPJ's well-established role in reorienting attention supports a domain-general process, but a… CONTINUE READING
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