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Author Wade, Nicholas J.
Title Perception and illusion : historical perspectives / Nicholas J. Wade.
Imprint New York : Springer Science, 2005.

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Series Library of the history of psychological theories
Library of the history of psychological theories.
Subject Visual perception.
Vision -- History.
Ophthalmology -- history.
Optics and Photonics -- history.
Optics -- History.
Visual Perception.
Optical Illusions.
psykologi
historie
perseptuelle
illusjoner
visuell
persepsjon
synssansen
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OHIOLINK SPRINGER EBOOKS    ONLINE  
View online
Series Library of the history of psychological theories
Library of the history of psychological theories.
Subject Visual perception.
Vision -- History.
Ophthalmology -- history.
Optics and Photonics -- history.
Optics -- History.
Visual Perception.
Optical Illusions.
psykologi
historie
perseptuelle
illusjoner
visuell
persepsjon
synssansen
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 250 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-225)-and indexes.
Contents Ch. 1 Recording observations -- Ch. 2 Nature of perceptual error -- Ch. 3 Nature of veridicality -- Ch. 4 Perception in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries -- Ch. 5 Instrumental revolution in the nineteenth century -- Ch. 6 Response revolution in the nineteenth century -- Ch. 7 Fragmentation of the senses in the nineteenth century -- Ch. 8 Twentieth century: the multiplication of illusion.
Summary This volume traces the history of thinking about perception from its early philosophical roots to the modern laboratory. Some of the questions it considers have been asked since antiquity - Is what we see the truth? Are everyone's perceptual experiences the same? What is the nature of infants' perception?
Access Online access available only to subscribers.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0387227237 (electronic bk.)
9780387227238 (electronic bk.)
0387227229 (Cloth)
9780387227221 (Cloth)
ISBN/ISSN 10.1007/b99587
OCLC # 58676006
Link Springer e-books
Additional Format Print version: Wade, Nicholas. Perception and illusion. New York : Springer Science, 2005 0387227229 (DLC) 2004056968 (OCoLC)56809865