exteroception


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the togetherness of exteroception, interoception and proprioception, is of importance.
Usually both contactception and teleception is described with one term exteroception.
Turning from the experiential role to the actual nature of existential feeling, Chapter 3 offers a phenomenological account of touch by way of clarifying how something can be both a bodily feeling and an experience of something other than the body--the point being that existential feelings are structurally analogous to tactile feelings in terms of the indissociability of proprio-and exteroception.
As for the ontogenesis of mind, I suspect that it begins in the brain with the differentiation of proprioception from exteroception, inasmuch as proprioception comprises the sensory basis for a cognitive construct of self that is at the core of consciousness (Mazziotta, 2000).