Experimental Psychology

Overconfidence is universal?

London School of Economics
Overconfidence is sometimes assumed to be a human universal, but there remains a dearth of data systematically measuring overconfidence across […]
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The development of bodily self-consciousness: changing responses to the Full Body Illusion in childhood

Goldsmiths, University of London
Andy Bremner discusses the development of bodily self-consciousness and its relation to multisensory bodily information, by measuring for the first […]
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The development of multisensory representations of the body and of the space around the body

Goldsmiths, University of London
Andy Bremner discusses research directed at tracking the development of multisensory representations of the body, limbs, and the near-to-hand environment […]
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Human infants’ ability to perceive touch in external space develops postnatally

Goldsmiths, University of London
Arriving in the outside world, the newborn infant has to determine how the tactile stimulation experienced in utero relates to […]
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Assessing the expectations associated with pharmaceutical pill colour and shape

University of Oxford
Can people’s sensory, hedonic, and efficacy expectations be influenced by shape and colour? Charles Spence discusses how this influenced expected […]
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Design elements in product packaging

University of Oxford
Charles Spence is the Head of the Crossmodal Research Laboratory at the University of Oxford. Here he presents a novel […]
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Perseveration effects in reaching and grasping rely on motor priming

Royal Holloway University of London
Dr Scott Glover, Royal Holloway, University of London Perseveration effects in reaching and grasping rely on motor priming and not […]
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