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Perception books

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The Psychology of Attention by Patrick (University of Lincoln, UK) Bourke, Elizabeth (University of Oxford, UK) Styles The Psychology of Attention
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The Psychology of Attention provides a clear introduction to the study of Attention. There are now many new ways of studying how we are able to select some aspects for processing, whilst ignoring others, and how we are able to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/04/2018

The Psychology of Attention by Patrick (University of Lincoln, UK) Bourke, Elizabeth (University of Oxford, UK) Styles The Psychology of Attention
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The Psychology of Attention provides a clear introduction to the study of Attention. There are now many new ways of studying how we are able to select some aspects for processing, whilst ignoring others, and how we are able to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/04/2018

The Craft of Creativity by Matthew A. Cronin, Jeffrey Loewenstein The Craft of Creativity
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Synthesizing a wide range of scholarship, the authors' research, and original interviews with professionals and learners, The Craft of Creativity presents a new account of creativity. Focusing on process as opposed to outcomes, it offers guidelines for improving our ability...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/03/2018

The Craft of Creativity by Matthew A. Cronin, Jeffrey Loewenstein The Craft of Creativity
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Synthesizing a wide range of scholarship, the authors' research, and original interviews with professionals and learners, The Craft of Creativity presents a new account of creativity. Focusing on process as opposed to outcomes, it offers guidelines for improving our ability...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2018

Sensation and Perception A Modern Synthesis by Daniel J Graham, Jay Friedenberg, Howard C. Hughes, Michael Owren Sensation and Perception A Modern Synthesis
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Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2018

Perception: A Very Short Introduction by Brian (Emeritus Professor of Experimental Psychology) Rogers Perception: A Very Short Introduction

Brian J. Rogers analyses the psychological and philosophical aspects of perception, and argues that what we see is not what we perceive. He investigates recent insights gained from the use of imaging techniques, and the attempts to model perceptual processes...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/10/2017

Mirror-Touch Synaesthesia Thresholds of Empathy with Art by Daria (Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford, UK, Professor of Art) Martin Mirror-Touch Synaesthesia Thresholds of Empathy with Art
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People with mirror-touch synaesthesia feel a physical sense of touch on their own bodies when they witness touch to other people and often to objects. This book brings together essays and conversations by prominent neuroscientists, anthropologists, artists, art theorists, curators,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/10/2017

Face Processing Systems, Disorders & Cultural Differences by Markus Bindemann Face Processing Systems, Disorders & Cultural Differences


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

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Modeling Sensorineural Hearing Loss by Walt Jesteadt Modeling Sensorineural Hearing Loss

A recent study indicates that 20 million people in the United States have significant sensorineural hearing loss. Approximately 95% of those people have partial losses, with varying degrees of residual hearing. These percentages are similar in other developed countries. What...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2018

Independence and Integration of Perception and Action A Special Issue of Visual Cognition by Robert Ward Independence and Integration of Perception and Action A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

The remarkable complexity and sophistication of our perceptual systems have evolved for ultimately one purpose - to promote efficient and effective action within a constantly changing environment. Traditionally, the route from perception to action has often been viewed as a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2018

Adaptive Spatial Alignment by Gordon M. Redding, Benjamin Wallace Adaptive Spatial Alignment
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For most people, prism adaptation is an amusing demonstration, first experienced perhaps in an introductory psychology course. This monograph relates this peculiar phenomenon to the larger context of cognitive science, especially motor control and learning. The first part sketches the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2018

Mathematical Models of Perception and Cognition Volume I A Festschrift for James T. Townsend by Joseph W. (Wright State University, USA) Houpt Mathematical Models of Perception and Cognition Volume I A Festschrift for James T. Townsend
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In this two volume festschrift, contributors explore the theoretical developments (Volume I) and applications (Volume II) in traditional cognitive psychology domains, and model other areas of human performance that benefit from rigorous mathematical approaches. It brings together former classmates, students...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/05/2018

Mathematical Models of Perception and Cognition Volume II A Festschrift for James T. Townsend by Joseph W. (Wright State University, USA) Houpt Mathematical Models of Perception and Cognition Volume II A Festschrift for James T. Townsend
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In this two volume festschrift, contributors explore the theoretical developments (Volume I) and applications (Volume II) in traditional cognitive psychology domains, and model other areas of human performance that benefit from rigorous mathematical approaches. It brings together former classmates, students...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/05/2018

Understanding Vision Theory, Models, and Data by Li (Professor, Department of Computer Science, University College London, UK) Zhaoping Understanding Vision Theory, Models, and Data
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Vision science has grown hugely in the past decades, but there have been few books showing readers how to adopt a computional approach to understanding visual perception, along with the underlying mechanisms in the brain. This book explains the computational...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/05/2018

Attention by Shaun P. (University of Iowa, USA) Vecera Attention
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Format: Hardback - Released: 08/06/2018

Attention by Shaun P. (University of Iowa, USA) Vecera Attention
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Format: Paperback - Released: 08/06/2018

Perspectives on Perception and Action by Herbert (Universitat Dortmund, Germany) Heuer Perspectives on Perception and Action
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Originally published in 1987, this title aimed to present an eclectic and biased account of the status of perception-action relationships in various fields at the time. The chapters can be divided into three sections. The first focuses on motor control,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2018

Introduction to Vision Science by Richard A. Clement Introduction to Vision Science

Different animals have different visual systems and so presumably have different ways of seeing. How does the way in which we see depend on the optical, neural and motor components of our visual systems? Originally published in 1993, the mathematical...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2018

Auditory Processing of Complex Sounds by William A. Yost Auditory Processing of Complex Sounds

Originally published in 1987, this book is the result of a workshop on the processing of complex sounds held in 1986. All of the important contributions that are being made to understanding auditory processing of complex sounds could not be...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/06/2018

The Sense of Hearing by Christopher J. (University of Manchester, UK) Plack The Sense of Hearing
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The Sense of Hearing is a truly accessible introduction to auditory perception, addressing the fundamental aspects of hearing. Thoroughly revised throughout, this edition reflects recent discoveries in the field, and includes additional coverage of the neural basis of hearing. The...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/07/2018

The Sense of Hearing by Christopher J. (University of Manchester, UK) Plack The Sense of Hearing
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The Sense of Hearing is a truly accessible introduction to auditory perception, addressing the fundamental aspects of hearing. Thoroughly revised throughout, this edition reflects recent discoveries in the field, and includes additional coverage of the neural basis of hearing. The...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/07/2018

Other books in this genre

Studies in Perception and Action IX Fourteenth International Conference on Perception and Action by Sarah Cummins-Sebree Studies in Perception and Action IX Fourteenth International Conference on Perception and Action

The edited book series Studies in Perception and Action contains a collection of research presented at the International Conference on Perception and Action (ICPA). The Studies series has appeared in conjunction with the biennial ICPA since 1991. ICPA provides a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Studies in Perception and Action X Fifteenth International Conference on Perception and Action by Jeffrey B. Wagman Studies in Perception and Action X Fifteenth International Conference on Perception and Action

This volume is the 10th in the Studies in Perception and Action series and contains research presented at the 15th International Conference on Perception and Action (ICPA) meeting in the summer of 2009. ICPA provides a forum for presenting new...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/07/2017

Studies in Perception and Action II Posters Presented at the VIIth international Conference on Event Perception and Action by S. Stavros Valenti Studies in Perception and Action II Posters Presented at the VIIth international Conference on Event Perception and Action

This volume offers a comprehensive view of posters presented at the VIIth International Conference on Event Perception and Action. Arranged in order of appearance of their corresponding symposia on the conference program, this collection of 80 miniature articles on event...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/07/2017

Studies in Perception and Action XIII Eighteenth International Conference on Perception and Action by Julie A. Weast-Knapp Studies in Perception and Action XIII Eighteenth International Conference on Perception and Action

Since 1991, the edited book series Studies in Perception and Action has appeared in conjunction with the biennial International Conference of Perception and Action (ICPA). ICPA provides a forum for researchers and academics who share a common interest in ecological...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/07/2017

Recent Perspectives on American Sign Language by Harlan L. Lane Recent Perspectives on American Sign Language

First published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor and Francis, an informa company.
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

Studies in Perception and Action XI Sixteenth International Conference on Perception and Action by Eric P. Charles Studies in Perception and Action XI Sixteenth International Conference on Perception and Action

This volume is the 11th in the Studies in Perception and Action series and contains research presented at the 16th International Conference on Perception and Action (ICPA) meeting in the summer of 2011. ICPA provides a forum for presenting new...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

Sensory Blending On Synaesthesia and related phenomena by Ophelia (University of London) Deroy Sensory Blending On Synaesthesia and related phenomena

Synaesthesia is a strange sensory blending: synaesthetes report experiences of colours or tastes associated with particular sounds or words. This volume presents new essays by scientists and philosophers exploring what such cases can tell us about the nature of perception...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/05/2017

Synaesthesia and Individual Differences by Aleksandra Maria (Politechnika Opolska) Rogowska Synaesthesia and Individual Differences

A multidisciplinary exploration of the relationships between linguistic-colour synaesthesia and various dimensions of individual differences in human cognition.
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2017

Auditory and Visual Pattern Recognition by David J. Getty Auditory and Visual Pattern Recognition

The systematic scientific investigation of human perception began over 130 years ago, yet relatively little is known about how we identify complex patterns. A major reason for this is that historically, most perceptual research focused on the more basic processes...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/03/2017

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