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Mirroring cannot account for understanding action

Carpendale, Jeremy I. M. and Lewis, Charlie (2008) Mirroring cannot account for understanding action. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 31 (1). pp. 23-24. ISSN 0140-525X

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    Abstract

    Susan Hurley's shared circuits model (SCM) rightly begins in action and progresses through a series of layers; but it fails to reach action understanding because it relies on mirroring as a driving force, draws on heavily criticized theories, and neglects the need for shared experience in our grasp of social understanding.

    Item Type: Article
    Journal or Publication Title: Behavioral and Brain Sciences
    Additional Information: http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayJournal?jid=BBS The final, definitive version of this article has been published in the Journal, Behavioral and Brain Science, 31 (1), pp 23-24 2008, © 2008 Cambridge University Press.
    Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
    Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > Psychology
    ID Code: 55500
    Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
    Deposited On: 29 Jun 2012 11:39
    Refereed?: Yes
    Published?: Published
    Last Modified: 09 Apr 2014 23:43
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    URI: http://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/55500

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