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Generalized Motor Programs Motor programs responsible for a class of actions Examples: Grasping -when object properties are known.  Appropriate grip and lift force -changes in output with changes in output parameters Handwriting -abstract neural conceptualization of each letter -similar styles Invariant Features: Order of events, Relative force (ratio of muscle forces), 
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Unformatted text preview: Phasing (relative proportional organization, proportional) Parameters: Overall duration-faster movement compresses movement time Overall force-proportional change in muscles Muscle selection-Muscles used to perform a movement are not housed “within” the motor program...
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This note was uploaded on 06/09/2008 for the course EXSS 380 taught by Professor Blackburn during the Summer '08 term at UNC.

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