Table of Contents

Cover; Halftitle; About the Author; Title; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Preface; SECTION I THE NEUROBIOLOGY OF TOUCH; SECTION II PERCEIVING THE PHYSICAL WORLD VIA TOUCH; SECTION III MEASUREMENT OF TOUCH; SECTION IV COMMUNICATION VIA TOUCH; SECTION V THE RELEVANCE OF TOUCH FOR DEVELOPMENTAND HEALTH; Index; Back Cover. Touch has received increased attention over the last few decades, with growing recognition of its profound import to all facets of life. The Handbook of Touch is the first authoritative, state-of-the-art resource for scientists, scholars, and.