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Inter-Individual Differences in Vicarious Tactile Perception: a View Across the Lifespan in Typical and Atypical Populations

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Affiliations: 1: 1Department of Psychology, University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, CO4 3SQ, UK ; 2: 2Department of Psychology, Goldsmiths, University of London, New Cross, London, SE14 6NW, UK

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