Touching for Knowing

Cognitive psychology of haptic manual perception

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| Université Pierre Mendès-France, Grenoble
| Université René Descartes
| Université René Descartes and Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique
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The dominance of vision is so strong in sighted people that touch is sometimes considered as a minor perceptual modality. However, touch is a powerful tool which contributes significantly to our knowledge of space and objects. Its intensive use by blind persons allows them to reach the same levels of knowledge and cognition as their sighted peers.

In this book, specialized researchers present the recent state of knowledge about the cognitive functioning of touch. After an analysis of the neurophysiology and neuropsychology of touch, exploratory manual behaviors, intramodal haptic (tactual-kinesthetic) abilities and cross-modal visual-tactual coordination are examined in infants, children and adults, and in non-human primates. These studies concern both sighted and blind persons in order to know whether early visual deprivation modifies the modes of processing space and objects. The last section is devoted to the technical devices favoring the school and social integration of the young blind: Braille reading, use of raised maps and drawings, “sensory substitution” displays, and new technologies of communication adapted for the blind. (Series B)

[Advances in Consciousness Research, 53]  2003.  x, 322 pp.
Publishing status: Available
Table of Contents
List of Authors
viii
Chapter 1. Introduction: Touch and cognition
Yvette Hatwell
1–14
Part 1. Some anatomical and neurophysiological bases of tactile manual perception
Chapter 2. General characteristics of the anatomical and functional organization of cutaneous and haptic perceptions
Edouard Gentaz
17–31
Chapter 3. Anatomical and functional organization of cutaneous and haptic perceptions: The contribution of neuropsychology and cerebral functional imagery
Edouard Gentaz and Maryse Badan
33–47
Part 2. Haptic perceptual exploration
Chapter 4. Manual exploration and haptic perception in infants
Arlette Streri
51–66
Chapter 5. Manual exploratory procedures in children and adults
Yvette Hatwell
67–82
Chapter 6. Handedness and manual exploration
Arlette Streri
83–102
Part 3. Haptic perceptions and spatial imaged representations
Chapter 7. The haptic identification of everyday life objects
Roberta L. Klatzky and Susan Lederman
105–121
Chapter 8. Haptic processing of spatial and material object properties
Edouard Gentaz and Yvette Hatwell
123–159
Chapter 9. Haptic perceptual illusions
Morton A. Heller
161–171
Chapter 10. Congenitally blindness and spatial mental imagery
Cesare Cornoldi, Maria Chiara Fastame and Tomaso Vecchi
173–187
Part 4. Intermodal coordinations
Chapter 11. Intermodal relations in infancy
Arlette Streri
191–206
Chapter 12. Intermodal coordinations in children and adults
Yvette Hatwell
207–219
Chapter 13. Tactile exploration in nonhuman primates
Agnès Lacreuse and Dorothy M. Fragaszy
221–234
Part 5. Some practical applications for visually impaired people
Chapter 14. Braille: Issues on structure, teaching and assessment
Michael J. Tobin, John Greaney and Eileen Hill
237–254
Chapter 15. The tactile reading of maps and drawings, and the access of blind people to works of art
Yvette Hatwell and Françoise Martinez-Sarocchi
255–273
Chapter 16. Sensory substitution: Limits and perspectives
Charles Lenay, Olivier Gapenne, Sylvain Hanneton, Catherine Marque and Christelle Genouëlle
275–292
Chapter 17. New technologies empowering visually impaired people for accessing documents
Dominique Burger
293–303
Name index
305–315
Subject index
317–320
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