, Volume 78, Issue 6, pp 1259–1273 | Cite as

Is There a Space of Sensory Modalities?

  • Richard GrayEmail author
Original Article


Two proposals have recently, and independently, been made about a space of possible sensory modalities. In this paper I examine these different proposals, and offer one of my own. I suggest that there are several spaces associated with distinct kinds of sensory modality.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Cardiff UniversityCardiffUK

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