Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Perception Books

You are currently browsing 21–30 of 85 new and published books in the subject of Perception — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 3

  1. Measurement With Persons

    Theory, Methods, and Implementation Areas

    Edited by Birgitta Berglund, Giovanni B. Rossi, James T. Townsend, Leslie R. Pendrill

    Series: Scientific Psychology Series

    Measurements with persons are those in which human perception and interpretation are used for measuring complex, holistic quantities and qualities, which are perceived by the human brain and mind. Providing means for reproducible measurement of parameters such as pleasure and pain has important...

    Published December 18th 2011 by Psychology Press

  2. Studies in Perception and Action XI

    Sixteenth International Conference on Perception and Action

    Edited by Eric P. Charles, L. James Smart

    Series: Studies in 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 data, theory, and methodological developments relevant...

    Published August 8th 2011 by Psychology Press

  3. Essentials of Sensation and Perception

    By George Mather

    Series: Foundations of Psychology

    The study of sensation and perception looks at how we acquire, process, and interpret information about the outside world. By describing key ideas from first principles, this straightforward introduction provides easy access to the basic concepts in the subject, and incorporates the most recent...

    Published May 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  4. Tutorials in Visual Cognition

    Edited by Veronika Coltheart

    Series: Macquarie Monographs in Cognitive Science

    In the late-1980s, visual cognition was a small subfield of cognitive psychology, and the standard texts mainly discussed just iconic memory in their sections on visual cognition. In the subsequent two decades, and especially very recently, many remarkable new aspects of the processing of...

    Published January 26th 2010 by Psychology Press

  5. Studies in Perception and Action X

    Fifteenth International Conference on Perception and Action

    Edited by Jeffrey B. Wagman, Christopher C. Pagano

    Series: Studies in 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 data, theory, and methodological developments relevant...

    Published June 25th 2009 by Psychology Press

  6. Information-Processing Channels in the Tactile Sensory System

    A Psychophysical and Physiological Analysis

    By George A. Gescheider, John H. Wright, Ronald T. Verrillo

    Series: Scientific Psychology Series

    Information-Processing Channels in the Tactile Sensory System addresses the fundamental question of whether sensory channels, similar to those known to operate in vision and audition, also operate in the sense of touch. Based on the results of psychophysical and neurophysiological experimentation...

    Published December 16th 2008 by Psychology Press

  7. Foundations of Sensation and Perception

    Second Edition

    By George Mather, George Mather

    This comprehensive introduction to Sensation and Perception has been highly praised for its unique approach, which begins with the minor senses and progresses to vision. The book begins with an introductory chapter on general physiological, perceptual and theoretical principles which...

    Published December 7th 2008 by Psychology Press

  8. Integrative Approaches to Perception and Action

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    Edited by Nicola Bruno, P. Paolo Battaglini

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    The special issue aims at providing a forum for empirical and theoretical research on the integration of perceptual and motor processes in the human mind. Integrative approaches to perception and action have proved fruitful in several areas, including large-scale questions pertaining to the...

    Published December 3rd 2008 by Psychology Press

  9. Embodiment, Ego-Space, and Action

    Edited by Roberta L. Klatzky, Brian MacWhinney, Marlene Behrmann

    Series: Carnegie Mellon Symposia on Cognition Series

    The majority of research on human perception and action examines sensors and effectors in relative isolation. What is less often considered in these research domains is that humans interact with a perceived world in which they themselves are part of the perceptual representation, as are the...

    Published June 19th 2008 by Psychology Press

  10. The Frog Who Croaked Blue

    Synesthesia and the Mixing of the Senses

    By Jamie Ward

    As little Edgar Curtis lay on his porch, he remarked to his mother how the noise of the rifle range was black, the chirp of the cricket was red, and the croak of the frog was bluish. Edgar, like many other people, has synesthesia - a fascinating condition in which music can have color, words can...

    Published March 25th 2008 by Routledge