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  1. Visual Perception

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Nicholas Wade, Mike Swanston

    Does the world appear the same to everyone? Does what we know determine what we see? Why do we see the world as we do? Vision is our most dominant sense. From the light that enters our eyes to the complex cognitive processes that follow, we derive most of our information about what things are,...

    Published October 23rd 2012 by Psychology Press

  2. Face Perception

    By Vicki Bruce, Andy Young

    Human faces are unique biological structures that convey a complex variety of important social messages. Even strangers can tell things from our faces – our feelings, our locus of attention, something of what we are saying, our age, sex and ethnic group, whether they find us attractive. In...

    Published December 21st 2011 by Psychology Press

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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