When Ownership and Agency Collide: The Phenomenology of Limb-Disownership

  • Yochai Ataria


This chapter explores the complex relationship between the sense of body-ownership (SBO) and sense of agency (SA) with respect to limb ownership. It contends that in the case of a contradiction between these mechanisms, an individual is liable to develop limb-disownership.


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  • Yochai Ataria
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  1. 1.Tel-Hai CollegeUpper GalileeIsrael

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