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Sensory substitution and augmentation

Author: Fiona Macpherson; British Academy,
Publisher: Oxford : Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press, 2019.
Series: Proceedings of the British Academy, 219.; British Academy scholarship online.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Sensory substitution and augmentation devices are built to try to replace or enhance one sense by using another sense. For example, in tactile-vision, stimulation of the skin driven by input to a camera is used to replace the ordinary sense of vision that uses our eyes. The feelSpace belt aims to give people a magnetic sense of direction using vibrotactile stimulation driven by a digital compass. This volume brings  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Fiona Macpherson; British Academy,
ISBN: 9780191884207 0191884200
OCLC Number: 1120122379
Notes: This edition previously issued in print: 2018.
Target Audience: Specialized.
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Contents: Sensory substitution and augmentation: an introduction / Fiona Macpherson --
Sensory substitution: from sensations to phenomenology / Laurent Renier --
Sensory substitution and the transparency of visual experience: comments on Laurence Renier / Barry C. Smith --
Disambiguating the perceptual assumption: a commentary on Auvray and Deroy / Jennifer Corns --
Sensory substitution and the challenge of acclimatisation / Paul Noordhof --
What can sensory substitution tell us about the organisation of the brain? / Sarah Hillenbrand, Dina Raveh, and Amir Amedi --
Sensory substitution devices and behavioural transference: a commentary on recent work from the lab of Amir Amedi / Derek Brown --
Limits of the classical functionalist perspective on sensory substitution / Maurice Ptito, Katherine Iversen, Malika Auvray, Ophelia Deroy, and Ron Kupers --
The processing of what, where, and how: insights from spatial navigation via sensory substitution / Michael J Proulx, David J. Brown, and Achille Pasqualotto --
Rewired animals and sensory substitution: the cause is not cortical plasticity / J. Kevin O'Regan --
Bodily action and distal attribution in sensory substitution / Robert Briscoe --
Sensory substitution devices as advanced sensory tools / Thomas D. Wright and Jamie Ward --
Sensory substitution and perceptual emergence / Jonathan Cohen --
Sensory substitution and perceptual learning / Kevin Connolly --
Sensory substitution: unfulfilled promises and fundamental limitations / Charles Spence --
Sensory substitution and non-sensory feelings / David Suarez, Diana Acosta-Navas, Umut Baysan, and Kevin Connolly --
The role of noetic feelings in sensory substitution / Jérôme Dokic.
Series Title: Proceedings of the British Academy, 219.; British Academy scholarship online.
Responsibility: Fiona Macpherson.

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Sensory substitution and augmentation devices are used to replace or enhance one sense by using another. Fiona Macpherson brings together neuroscientists, psychologists and philosophers to focus on  Read more...

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The late Paul Bach-y-Rita is generally accredited for developing the ?rst electronic sensory substitution device (SSD) in the 1960s. This was the tactile visual sensory substitution device (TVSS) Read more...

 
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