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Being There: Understanding the Feeling of Presence in a Synthetic Environment and its Potential for Clinical Change

By Giuseppe Riva and Fabrizia Mantovani

Submitted: January 9th 2012Reviewed: March 28th 2012Published: September 12th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/46411

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