Tool Use Affects Perceived Distance When Reaching Can Be Simulated
Time and Location
Poster Session X - Board: X-124
Sunday May 25, 2008, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Targets that are just beyond arm's reach look closer when reaching to them with a tool. The proposed motor process that influences perception is a motor simulation. When a dual task interferes with simulation, targets are not seen in terms of their reachability.