Publications in peer-reviewed international journals (you can click on the titles for access to pdf/journals)

Tsakiris M. (2009) My body in the brain: A neurocognitive model of body-ownership. Neuropsychologia doi:10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2009.09.034. [Epub ahead of print].

Tsakiris  M, Carpenter L, James D, & Fotopoulou A. (2009). Hands only illusion: multisensory integration elicits sense of ownership for body parts but not for non-corporeal objects. Experimental Brain Research. 2009 Oct 10. [Epub ahead of print].

Kammers MPM, Longo MR, Tsakiris M, Dijkerman HC,  Haggard P (2009)  Specificity and coherence of body representations. Perception , in press

Longo MR, Kammers MPM, Gomi H, Tsakiris M, Haggard P (2009) Contraction of body representation induced by proprioceptive conflict. Current Biology,19,  R727 - R728

Longo MR, Schüür F, Kammers MP, Tsakiris M, Haggard P. (2009) Self awareness and the body image. Acta Psychologica (Amsterdam), 32, 166-72.

Haggard P & Tsakiris M.(2009) The experience of agency: feeling, judgment and responsibility. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 18, 4, 242-246

Tsakiris M (2008) Looking for myself: current multisensory input alters self-face recognition. PLoS ONE, 3, (12): e4040.

Fotopoulou A, Tsakiris M, Haggard P, Vagopoulou A, Rudd R& Kopelman M. (2008) The Role of Motor Intention in Motor Awareness: An Experimental Study on Anosognosia for Hemiplegia, Brain, in press

Longo M, Schüür F, Kammers MPM, Tsakiris M & Haggard P. (2008) What is Embodiment? A Psychometric Approach. Cognition, 107, 978-98

Tsakiris M, Costantini M & Haggard P (2008). The role of the right temporoparietal junction in maintaining a coherent sense of one's body.Neuropsychologia, 46(12) 3014-3018

Tsakiris , Schütz-Bosbach S & Gallagher S (2007) On agency and body-ownership: phenomenological and neurocognitive reflections. Consciousness & Cognition, 16(3):645-60

Tsakiris M, Hesse M, Boy C, Haggard P & Fink GR.(2007) Neural correlates of body-ownership: a sensory network for bodily self-consciousness, Cerebral Cortex, 17, 2235-2244

Tsakiris M, Prabhu G & Haggard P (2006). Having a body versus moving your body: how agency structures body-ownership. Consciousness & Cognition, 15(2), 423-432.

Tsakiris M, Haggard P, Franck N, Mainy N & Sirigu A (2005). A specific role for efferent information in self-recognition. Cognition, 96(3), 215-231.

Tsakiris M & Haggard P (2005b). Experimenting with the acting self. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 22(3/4), 387-407

Tsakiris M & Haggard P (2005a). The rubber hand illusion revisited: visuotactile integration and self-attribution. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 31(1):80-91.

Tsakiris M & Haggard P (2003). Awareness of somatic events associated with a voluntary action. Experimental Brain Research, 149, 439-446.

Chapters in Edited Books

Tsakiris M & Haggard P. (2010) Neural, functional and phenomenological signatures of intentional actions. In F.Grammont,  D.Legrand &  P. Livet (Eds.), Naturalizing Intention in Action. An interdisciplinary approach, The MIT Press and ENS Editions.

Tsakiris M (2008) . The self-other distinction: insights from self-recognition experiments. In Morganti F, Carassa A, Riva G (Eds) Enacting Intersubjectivity: A Cognitive and Social Perspective to the Study of Interactions. IOP Press: Amsterdam.

Tsakiris M & Frith C (2008) Self: neurocognitive approaches. In Τ Bayne, Α Cleeremans & P Wilken (Eds.). Τhe Oxford Companion to Consciousness. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Tsakiris M & Haggard P (2008) Vision, action and awareness.  In Weiskrantz L & Davies M (Eds) Frontiers of Consciousness – The Chichele Lectures. Oxford University Press

Tsakiris M (2007) The self and its body: functional and neural signatures of body-ownership. In Rossetti Y, Haggard P & Kawato M (eds.) Sensorimotor foundations of higher cognition, Attention and Performance XXII. Oxford New York: Oxford University Press

De Vignemont F, Tsakiris, M & Haggard P (2005), ‘Body Mereology’. In G. Knoblich, I. Thornton, M. Grosjean, & M. Shiffrar (Eds.), Human Body Perception from the Inside Out. NY: Oxford University Press.

Τσακίρης Μ. (2004).  Σώμα και πράξη:μεταξύ φαινομενολογίας και νευροεπιστημών. Στο "Ανθρωπολογία, κουλτούρα, και πολιτική (Ετερότητες τόμος 1)", Επιμ. Χ. Δερμεντζόπουλος, Μ Σπυριδάκης. Εκδόσεις Μεταίχμιο, Αθήνα.


Edited Volumes

Paglieri F,  Tsakiris M,Vierkant T (2009). Consciousness in a natural and cultural context. PSYCHE 15(1)

Borghi A, Serino A, Tessari A, Tsakiris M (2010) The Sense of Body: A multidisciplinary approach to Body Representation. Neuropsychologia (under preparation)



Tsakiris M & Fotopoulou A.  (2008) Is my body the sum of online and offline body representations? Consciousnes & Cognition, in press.


Book Reviews

Tsakiris M. (2008) The inter-acting self. Experimental Psychology, 55,  212–213


To appear

Tsakiris M. The experience of one’s body: ownership and dis-ownership of body-parts. In Gallagher S (Ed) Oxford Handbook of the Self. OUP

Tsakiris M. What do we actually measure when we study agency? In Vierkant T et al (Eds). Decomposing the will. OUP