Motor heuristics and embodied choices: how to choose and act
Raab, M (2017). Motor heuristics and embodied choices: how to choose and act. Current Opinion in Psychology. 16 (Aug), pp. 34-37.
© 2017 Elsevier LtdHuman performance requires choosing what to do and how to do it. The goal of this theoretical contribution is to advance understanding of how the motor and cognitive components of choices are intertwined. From a holistic perspective I extend simple heuristics that have been tested in cognitive tasks to motor tasks, coining the term motor heuristics. Similarly I extend the concept of embodied cognition, that has been tested in simple sensorimotor processes changing decisions, to complex sport behavior coining the term embodied choices. Thus both motor heuristics and embodied choices explain complex behavior such as studied in sport and exercise psychology.
|Journal||Current Opinion in Psychology|
|Journal citation||16 (Aug), pp. 34-37|
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI)||doi:10.1016/j.copsyc.2017.02.029|
|01 Aug 2017|
|Publication process dates|
|Deposited||17 Jul 2017|
|Accepted||28 Feb 2017|
|Accepted author manuscript|
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