Progress in Motor Control

Theories and Translations

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ISBN: 978-3-319-47312-3 (Print) 978-3-319-47313-0 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. Theoretical Motor Control

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-19

      Modularity for Motor Control and Motor Learning

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      Pages 21-34

      Synergies in Grasping

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      Pages 35-54

      Encoding Temporal Features of Skilled Movements—What, Whether and How?

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      Chapter

      Pages 55-77

      Predictability and Robustness in the Manipulation of Dynamically Complex Objects

  3. Fifty Years of the Equilibrium-Point Hypothesis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 79-79

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      Chapter

      Pages 81-103

      Fifty Years of Physics of Living Systems

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      Chapter

      Pages 105-120

      The Relationship Between Postural and Movement Stability

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      Pages 121-140

      Principles of Motor Recovery After Neurological Injury Based on a Motor Control Theory

  4. Neurophysiological Mechanisms of Motor Control

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 141-141

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      Chapter

      Pages 143-157

      What Do TMS-Evoked Motor Potentials Tell Us About Motor Learning?

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      Chapter

      Pages 159-171

      Motor Control of Human Spinal Cord Disconnected from the Brain and Under External Movement

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      Chapter

      Pages 173-194

      Anticipation in Object Manipulation: Behavioral and Neural Correlates

  5. Learning of Skilled Behavior

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 195-195

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      Chapter

      Pages 197-208

      Brain Plasticity and the Concept of Metaplasticity in Skilled Musicians

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      Chapter

      Pages 209-228

      The Coordination Dynamics of Observational Learning: Relative Motion Direction and Relative Phase as Informational Content Linking Action-Perception to Action-Production

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      Chapter

      Pages 229-254

      Rethinking the Study of Volition for Clinical Use

  6. Impaired Motor Control and Rehabilitation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 255-255

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      Chapter

      Pages 257-272

      Motor Lateralization Provides a Foundation for Predicting and Treating Non-paretic Arm Motor Deficits in Stroke

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      Chapter

      Pages 273-289

      Control of Cycling Limb Movements: Aspects for Rehabilitation

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      Chapter

      Pages 291-311

      Impaired Voluntary Movement Control and Its Rehabilitation in Cerebral Palsy

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      Chapter

      Pages 313-323

      Can Motor Recovery in Stroke Be Improved by Non-invasive Brain Stimulation?

  7. Human-Machine Interface

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 325-325

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      Chapter

      Pages 327-349

      Organizing and Reorganizing Coordination Patterns

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      Chapter

      Pages 351-365

      A Computational Index to Describe Slacking During Robot Therapy

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      Chapter

      Pages 367-388

      Toward a Proprioceptive Neural Interface that Mimics Natural Cortical Activity