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Journal Article

A Qualitative Analysis of Tickling: Its Relation to Cutaneous and Organic Sensation

Elsie Murray
The American Journal of Psychology
Vol. 19, No. 3 (Jul., 1908), pp. 289-344
DOI: 10.2307/1413194
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1413194
Page Count: 56
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Notes and References

This item contains 43 references.

[Footnotes]
  • 2
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • A. Goldscheider, Die specifische Energie der Gefühlsnerven der Haut, 1884
    • F. Kiesow, Zeitschrift für Psych. und Phys. der Sinnes- organe, XXXIII, 429-430
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    S. Alrutz, Undersökingar öfner smärtsinnet, Upsala Univ. Arskrift, 1901.
  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • W. Wundt, Human and Animal Psychology
    • C. S. Sherrington, in Schäfer's Textbook of Physiology, II, 976
  • 2
    M. von Frey: Berichle d. math.-phys. Classe d. kön. säch. Gesellschaft, 1894, 192
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    Die specifische Energie der Gefühlsnerven der Haut, Gesammelte Abhandlungen, i, 1898, 77-8.
  • 1
    "Untersuchungen ü. d. Sinnesfunctionen d. menschlichen Haut," Abhandlungen d. kgl. sächs. Gesellschaft, 40, 1897
  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Meissner's differentiation of touch from pressure (cf. his Beiträge zur Anatomie und Physiologie der Haut, 1853)
    • Bronson in his discussion of tickle and the persist- ence in man of a primitive contact-sense mediated by the epidermal fibrillae (cf. The Medical Record, XXVIII, 425)
  • 1
    H. Griffing, On Sensations of Pressure and Impact, Psych. Rev. Monograph Supplements, I, 1895, 30 and 42
  • 2
    Brain, 1905, Part 2, 99
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    Jour. Amer. Med. Assoc., XLVII, No. 9, 1906, 647
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  • 1
    W. Wundt: Physiologische Psychologie, 1902, I, 400
  • 1
    Gesammelte Abhandlungen, I, 1898, 187.
  • 2
    Ibid., 191.
  • 1
    Op. cit., 198.
  • 1
    E. H. Weber: Der Tastsinn und das Gemeingefühl, 1851, 565-6, 578-9.
  • 2
    Hermann's Handbuch der Physiologie, 1879, III, 313.
  • 3
    Über Mitempfindungen, Zeitschrift für klin. Medicin, XVII, No. 5, 1889, 443.
  • 4
    Grundzüge der physiologischen Psychologie, 5te Aufl., II, 42.
  • 5
    Über den Hautsinn, Du Bois-Reymond's Archiv, 1892, 237.
  • 6
    La sensation de plaisir, Revue philosophique, 1893, XXXVI, 225.
  • 7
    Untersuchungen über die Sinnesfunctionen der menschlichen Haut, 1896, 217.
  • 8
    Outlines of Psychology, 89.
  • 9
    On Laughter, Psych. Review, X, 1903, 307-8.
  • 10
    E. A. Schäfer's Textbook of Physiology, 1900, II, 976.
  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Das körperliche Gefühl, 1887, 164, 200 ff.
    • E. C. Sanford also classes tickle as a summation phenomenon, citing in evidence the fact that a light touch with the prong of a tuning fork is often ineffective when a vibrating prong is immediately productive of tickle. Experi- mental Psychology, 1898, 18-19
  • 2
    On Laughter, Psych. Rev., 1903, X, 306 ff.
  • 3
    The Expression of the Emotions, 1872, 201-2.
  • 4
    The Play of Man, 1901, 165.
  • 5
    Essay on Laughter, 1902, 59-61.
  • 1
    The Psychology of Tickling, Laughing and the Comic: Am. Jour. of Psych., IX, 1897, 14
  • 2
    The Medical Record, xxviii, 425.
  • 3
    Tickling: H. Tuke's Dictionary of Psychological Medicine
  • 4
    0p. cit.
  • 5
    Gesammelte Abhandlungen, i, 1898, 45.
  • 6
    Zeitschrift f. Psych. und Phys. d. Sinnesorgane, xxxv, 1904, 240-1.
  • 7
    Corollaries of Neurological Discoveries, Jour. Comp. Neurology, 1897, 160.
  • 1
    Wundt's speculation on the function of the Krause endbulb, op. cit., 13, for a similar suggestion
  • 2
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Die specifische Energie der Gefühlsnerven der Haut, 1884, 45, 46, 81, 82
    • Neue Thatsachen über die Hautsinnesnerven, 1885, 202-4
  • 1
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Op. cit., 217
    • Beiträge zur Physiologie des Schmerzsinnes, Berichie d. math.-phys. Classe d. kön. säch. Gesellschaft, 1894, 192
  • 1
    Ch. Richet: Chatouillement, Dictionnaire de Physiologie, 1900.
  • 2
    S. Alrutz: op. cit.
  • 2
    W. A. Nagel's Handbuch der Physiologie des Menschen, III, 1903