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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Blindness and Brain Plasticity in Navigation and Object Perception

    Edited by John J. Rieser, Daniel H. Ashmead, Ford Ebner, Anne L. Corn

    Research into the development of sensory structures in the brains of blind or visually-impaired individuals has opened a window into important ways in which the mind works. In these individuals, the part of the brain that is usually devoted to processing visual information is given over to...

    Published August 9th 2007 by Psychology Press

  5. Studies in Perception and Action IX

    Fourteenth International Conference on Perception and Action

    Edited by Sarah Cummins-Sebree, Michael A. Riley, Kevin Shockley

    Series: Studies in 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 forum for presenting new data,...

    Published July 8th 2007 by Psychology Press

  6. Closing the Gap

    The Scientific Writings of David N. Lee

    Edited by Gert-Jan Pepping, Madeleine A. Grealy

    This book is a collection of Lee’s most important works, placed in a historical setting and contextualized through the commentaries of other leading researchers in the field. The contributors were selected on the basis of their standing in the field. Some have been directly involved in...

    Published January 29th 2007 by Psychology Press

  7. Relational Psychophysics in Humans and Animals

    A Comparative-Developmental Approach

    By Viktor Sarris

    Relational Psychophysics in Humans and Animals offers a comprehensive and integrated overview of the often fragmented field of psychophysics. It introduces key concepts in psychophysics and clearly summarises and illustrates the central issues through telling examples. It combines empirical...

    Published May 10th 2006 by Psychology Press

  8. The Geometries of Visual Space

    By Mark Wagner

    When most people think of space, they think of physical space. However, visual space concerns space as consciously experienced, and it is studied through subjective measures, such as asking people to use numbers to estimate perceived distances, areas, angles, or volumes. This book explores the...

    Published January 19th 2006 by Psychology Press

  9. Foundations of Perception

    By George Mather, George Mather

    This clear and balanced introduction to perception examines all the major and minor senses, including vision, hearing, touch, balance, taste and smell. It provides the reader with a thorough analysis of our perceptual experience, how it relates to the physical properties of the world and how...

    Published January 18th 2006 by Psychology Press

  10. Proceedings of the 26th Annual Cognitive Science Society

    Edited by Kenneth Forbus, Dedre Gentner, Terry Reiger

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 11th 2005 by Psychology Press