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The Resource New directions in colour studies, edited by Carole P. Biggam [and others]

New directions in colour studies, edited by Carole P. Biggam [and others]

Label
New directions in colour studies
Title
New directions in colour studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carole P. Biggam [and others]
Title variation
New directions in color studies
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Colour studies attracts an increasingly wide range of scholars from across the academic world. Contributions to the present volume offer a broad perspective on the field, ranging from studies of individual languages through papers on art, architecture and heraldry to psychological examinations of aspects of colour categorization, perception and preference. The chapters have been developed from papers and posters presented at a conference on Progress in Colour Studies (PICS08) held at the University of Glasgow. The volume both updates research reported at the earlier PICS04 conference (publishe
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
152.14/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
P305.19.C64
LC item number
N39 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Biggam, C. P.
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  • Color vision
  • Color
  • Semiotics
  • Language and culture
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • Color
  • Color vision
  • Language and culture
  • Semiotics
  • Farbe
  • Farbensehen
  • Farbbezeichnung
  • Farbbezeichnung
  • Farbe
  • Farbensehen
Label
New directions in colour studies, edited by Carole P. Biggam [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • New Directions in Colour Studies; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Preface; Abbreviations; Section 1. Theoretical issues; Illusions of colour and shadow; Universal trends and specific deviations; Touchy-Feely colour; Towards a semiotic theory of basic colour terms and the semiotics of Juri Lotman; Section 2. Languages of the world; Preface to Section 2; Basic colour terms of Arabic; Red herrings in a sea of data; Towards a diachrony of Maltese basic colour terms; Rosa Schätze -- Pink zum kaufen; Kashubian colour vocabulary; Colour terms
  • Preliminary research on Turkish basic colour terms with an emphasis on blueTerms for red in Central Europe; Section 3. Colour in society; Preface to Section 3; Colours in the community; Hues and cries; Colour appearance in urban chromatic studies; Aspects of armorial colours and their perception in medieval literature; Warm, cool, light, dark, or afterimage; The power of colour term precision; Categorical perception of colour; Preface to Section 4; Investigating the underlying mechanisms of categorical perception of colour using the event-related potential technique
  • Category training affects colour discrimination but only in the right visual fieldEffects of stimulus range on color categorization; Section 5. Individual differences in colour vision; Preface to Section 5; Colour and autism spectrum disorders; Red-Green dichromats' use of basic colour terms; Synaesthesia in colour; Towards a phonetically-rich account of speech-sound? colour synaesthesia; Perceiving "grue"; Section 6. Colour preference and colour meaning; Preface to Section 6; Age-dependence of colour preference in the U.K. population; Ecological valence and human color preference
  • Look and learnEffects of lightness and saturation on color associations in the Mexican population; Colour and emotion; Colors and color adjectives in the cortex; Section 7. Colour vision science; Preface to Section 7; Chromatic perceptual learning; Unique hues; A short note on visual balance judgements as a tool for colour appearance matching; Index
Control code
758341895
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 462 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9786613314819
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613314819
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
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331481
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)758341895
Label
New directions in colour studies, edited by Carole P. Biggam [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • New Directions in Colour Studies; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Preface; Abbreviations; Section 1. Theoretical issues; Illusions of colour and shadow; Universal trends and specific deviations; Touchy-Feely colour; Towards a semiotic theory of basic colour terms and the semiotics of Juri Lotman; Section 2. Languages of the world; Preface to Section 2; Basic colour terms of Arabic; Red herrings in a sea of data; Towards a diachrony of Maltese basic colour terms; Rosa Schätze -- Pink zum kaufen; Kashubian colour vocabulary; Colour terms
  • Preliminary research on Turkish basic colour terms with an emphasis on blueTerms for red in Central Europe; Section 3. Colour in society; Preface to Section 3; Colours in the community; Hues and cries; Colour appearance in urban chromatic studies; Aspects of armorial colours and their perception in medieval literature; Warm, cool, light, dark, or afterimage; The power of colour term precision; Categorical perception of colour; Preface to Section 4; Investigating the underlying mechanisms of categorical perception of colour using the event-related potential technique
  • Category training affects colour discrimination but only in the right visual fieldEffects of stimulus range on color categorization; Section 5. Individual differences in colour vision; Preface to Section 5; Colour and autism spectrum disorders; Red-Green dichromats' use of basic colour terms; Synaesthesia in colour; Towards a phonetically-rich account of speech-sound? colour synaesthesia; Perceiving "grue"; Section 6. Colour preference and colour meaning; Preface to Section 6; Age-dependence of colour preference in the U.K. population; Ecological valence and human color preference
  • Look and learnEffects of lightness and saturation on color associations in the Mexican population; Colour and emotion; Colors and color adjectives in the cortex; Section 7. Colour vision science; Preface to Section 7; Chromatic perceptual learning; Unique hues; A short note on visual balance judgements as a tool for colour appearance matching; Index
Control code
758341895
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 462 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613314819
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613314819
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
331481
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)758341895

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