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dc.contributor.authorAvraamides, Marios N.en
dc.creatorAvraamides, Marios N.en
dc.date.accessioned2017-07-27T10:21:25Z
dc.date.available2017-07-27T10:21:25Z
dc.date.issued2003
dc.identifier.urihttps://gnosis.library.ucy.ac.cy/handle/7/37087
dc.description.abstractPeople update egocentric spatial relations in an effortless and on-line manner when they move in the environment, but not when they only imagine themselves moving. In contrast to previous studies, the present experiments examined egocentric updating with spatial scenes that were encoded linguistically instead of perceived directly. Experiment 1 demonstrated that, regardless of the mode of rotation (physical or imagined), egocentric updating takes place in a deliberate and backward fashion when the locations of objects are anchored in a mental framework. Experiment 2 involved only imagined rotations and showed that results remained unchanged when spatial labels were removed from the scene descriptions. Experiment 3 provided evidence that physical rotations-but not imagined rotations-lead to on-line updating of egocentric relations, provided that the objects of the scene are represented in a sensorimotor framework. The present results suggest that physical movements and sensorimotor encoding are both prerequisites of effortless egocentric updating. © 2003 Elsevier Science (USA). All rights reserved.en
dc.sourceCognitive psychologyen
dc.source.urihttps://www.scopus.com/inward/record.uri?eid=2-s2.0-0242552025&doi=10.1016%2fS0010-0285%2803%2900098-7&partnerID=40&md5=6300f9f8c2258565ecb73454ee75b5e2
dc.titleSpatial updating of environments described in textsen
dc.typeinfo:eu-repo/semantics/article
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/S0010-0285(03)00098-7
dc.description.volume47
dc.description.issue4
dc.description.startingpage402
dc.description.endingpage431
dc.author.facultyΣχολή Κοινωνικών Επιστημών και Επιστημών Αγωγής / Faculty of Social Sciences and Education
dc.author.departmentΤμήμα Ψυχολογίας / Department of Psychology
dc.type.uhtypeArticleen
dc.description.notesCited By :34en
dc.source.abbreviationCogn.Psych.en
dc.source.otherScopusen
dc.contributor.orcidAvraamides, Marios N. [0000-0002-0049-8553]


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