A not-so proximate proximate account of cleansing behavior

Sigger, Jonathan and Dickins, Thomas E. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5788-0948 (2021) A not-so proximate proximate account of cleansing behavior. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 44 , e24. ISSN 0140-525X [Article] (Published online first) (doi:10.1017/S0140525X20000564)

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In this commentary we outline Perceptual Control Theory and suggest this as a fruitful way for Lee and Schwartz to fully embody their account of cleansing behavior. Moreover we take issue with the command control approach that Lee and Schwartz have taken seeing this as an unnecessary cognitive commitment within an embodied model of cleansing behavior.

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Research Areas: A. > School of Science and Technology > Psychology > Behavioural Biology group
Item ID: 30986
Notes on copyright: This article has been published in a revised form in Behavioral and Brain Sciences, https://doi.org/10.1017/S0140525X20000564. This version is free to view and download for private research and study only. Not for re-distribution or re-use. Copyright © The Author(s), 2021. Published by Cambridge University Press
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Date Deposited: 16 Sep 2020 17:11
Last Modified: 11 Mar 2021 21:13
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/30986

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