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Excerpts — Vision and Goal-Directed Movement

Two types of current control

Elliott and Khan contend that there are two types of visual regulation associated with goal-directed movement.

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Rapid regulation of limb trajectories

One of the classic controversies in motor control is the extent to which discrete goal-directed movements unfold as planned or are modified based on response-produced feedback or changing environmental demands.

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Prediction in ocular pursuit

Normal functioning in everyday life requires humans to interact with moving and static objects within a visually dynamic environment.

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Visual information in the acquisition of goal-directed action

In the last few decades, a modest number of empirical investigations have been designed to identify factors influencing the use of visual information as a function of practice.

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Optimizing performance through work space design

Throughout history, humans have sought ways to make work easier, more cost and resource efficient, and safer.

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