Relative or absolute? Implications and consequences of the measures adopted to investigate motor overflow

Patricia Addamo, Maree Farrow, John Bradshaw, Nellie Georgiou-Karistianis

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In this article, the authors examined the relevant literature to highlight significant methodological considerations for authors and readers conducting or appraising this type of research. Issues regarding the interpretation and reporting of findings are also discussed. Researchers are encouraged to continue using behavioral measures to create well-defined variables that enable the study of the kinematic characteristics of overflow, as these may offer promising new ways forward in better characterizing and understanding this intriguing movement phenomenon
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)203 - 212
Number of pages10
JournalJournal of Motor Behavior
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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