The space between us: a neurophilosophical framework for the investigation of human interpersonal space.

@article{Lloyd2009TheSB,
  title={The space between us: a neurophilosophical framework for the investigation of human interpersonal space.},
  author={Donna Lloyd},
  journal={Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews},
  year={2009},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={297-304}
}
Despite a plethora of knowledge, both behavioural and neural, of the mechanisms defining space around a singular body little is known about the neural mechanisms that encode space between bodies. Yet, the space between people creates and defines the social dynamics of our interactions with others. This review brings together evidence from social psychology, which considers individuals and their interactions as whole beings, with neuroscientific evidence of the factors involved in spatial coding… CONTINUE READING