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Foundations of sensation and perception, George Mather

Label
Foundations of sensation and perception
Title
Foundations of sensation and perception
Statement of responsibility
George Mather
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The first edition of this comprehensive introduction to sensation and perception has been highly praised for its unique approach: it allows students to thoroughly grasp the fundamental principles in relation to the relatively simple sensory systems before moving on to the more complex topics."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mather, George
Dewey number
152.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF311
LC item number
.M4255 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mather, George
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Perception
  • Waarneming
  • Psychologie
  • Wahrnehmung
  • Sinne
  • Wahrnehmungspsychologie
Label
Foundations of sensation and perception, George Mather
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Rev. ed.: Foundations of perception. 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [421]-439) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
General principles -- Classification of the senses -- Methods used to study perception -- General principles of sensation and perception -- The chemical senses -- Smell -- Taste -- Flavor -- Evaluation -- The body senses -- The somatosensory system -- The vestibular system -- The physics and biology of audition -- Sound as a physical stimulus -- The physiology of the auditory system -- Perception of sound -- Loudness perception -- Pitch perception -- Auditory localization -- Speech perception -- Auditory scene analysis -- Hearing dysfunction -- The physics of vision--light and the eye -- What is light? -- Some important properties of light -- The eye -- Visual physiology -- The retina -- The visual pathway -- The visual cortex -- Spatial vision -- Fundamental functions -- Representation at multiple spatial scales -- Uses of spatial filters -- Shape and object perception -- Introduction: The three stage model -- Shape representation -- Object representation -- Scene perception -- Depth perception -- The multiplicity of depth cues -- Cue combination -- Visual motion perception -- Detecting movement -- The integration of motion detector responses -- Multiple processes in motion perception -- Color vision -- Color space -- Color mixture -- Dual-process theory -- Color interactions -- Color deficiency -- Multisensory processing in perception -- Multisensory processing -- Synesthesia -- Individual differences in perception -- Age -- Sex -- Culture -- Expertise -- Idiosyncratic individual differences
Control code
232536705
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
vi, 456 pages
Isbn
9781841696980
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2008026160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)232536705
Label
Foundations of sensation and perception, George Mather
Publication
Note
Rev. ed.: Foundations of perception. 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [421]-439) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
General principles -- Classification of the senses -- Methods used to study perception -- General principles of sensation and perception -- The chemical senses -- Smell -- Taste -- Flavor -- Evaluation -- The body senses -- The somatosensory system -- The vestibular system -- The physics and biology of audition -- Sound as a physical stimulus -- The physiology of the auditory system -- Perception of sound -- Loudness perception -- Pitch perception -- Auditory localization -- Speech perception -- Auditory scene analysis -- Hearing dysfunction -- The physics of vision--light and the eye -- What is light? -- Some important properties of light -- The eye -- Visual physiology -- The retina -- The visual pathway -- The visual cortex -- Spatial vision -- Fundamental functions -- Representation at multiple spatial scales -- Uses of spatial filters -- Shape and object perception -- Introduction: The three stage model -- Shape representation -- Object representation -- Scene perception -- Depth perception -- The multiplicity of depth cues -- Cue combination -- Visual motion perception -- Detecting movement -- The integration of motion detector responses -- Multiple processes in motion perception -- Color vision -- Color space -- Color mixture -- Dual-process theory -- Color interactions -- Color deficiency -- Multisensory processing in perception -- Multisensory processing -- Synesthesia -- Individual differences in perception -- Age -- Sex -- Culture -- Expertise -- Idiosyncratic individual differences
Control code
232536705
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
vi, 456 pages
Isbn
9781841696980
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2008026160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)232536705

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