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  1. 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 30th 2007 by Psychology Press

  2. 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 20th 2006 by Psychology Press

  3. 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 19th 2006 by Psychology Press

  4. 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 12th 2005 by Psychology Press

  5. Touch and Blindness

    Psychology and Neuroscience

    Edited by Morton A. Heller, Soledad Ballesteros

    Research on touch and blindness has undergone rapid transformation in recent years, with dramatic developments in technology designed to provide assistance to those who are blind, and advancements in robotics that demand haptic interfaces. Touch and Blindness approaches the study of the topic from...

    Published September 29th 2005 by Psychology Press

  6. Environmental Perception and Cognitive Maps

    A Special Issue of the International Journal of Psychology

    Edited by Ricardo Garcia Mira, J. Eulogio Real Deus

    Series: Special Issues of the International Journal of Psychology

    Perception has always been conceptualized as one of the most relevant processes within General Psychology. Perception theories also constitute one of the most firmly grounded roots of psychological knowledge, and their increasing scientific contribution has been recognized and used in many...

    Published February 24th 2005 by Psychology Press

  7. Attention, Perception and Memory

    An Integrated Introduction

    By Elizabeth Styles

    Series: Psychology Focus

    Although attention, perception and memory are identifiable components of the human cognitive system, this book argues that for a complete understanding of any of them it is necessary to appreciate the way they interact and depend on one another. Using close examination of experiments, studies of...

    Published February 10th 2005 by Psychology Press

  8. Theories of Visual Perception

    By Ian E. Gordon

    Theories of Visual Perception 3rd Edition provides clear critical accounts of several of the major approaches to the challenge of explaining how we see the world. It explains why approaches to theories of visual perception differ so widely and places each theory into its historical and...

    Published September 30th 2004 by Psychology Press

  9. Detection Theory

    A User's Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Neil A. Macmillan, C. Douglas Creelman

    Detection Theory is an introduction to one of the most important tools for analysis of data where choices must be made and performance is not perfect. Originally developed for evaluation of electronic detection, detection theory was adopted by psychologists as a way to understand sensory decision...

    Published August 23rd 2004 by Psychology Press

  10. Perceptual Organization in Vision

    Behavioral and Neural Perspectives

    Edited by Ruth Kimchi, Marlene Behrmann, Carl R. Olson

    Series: Carnegie Mellon Symposia on Cognition Series

    Understanding visual perceptual organization remains a challenge for vision science. Perceptual Organization in Vision: Behavioral and Neural Perspectives explores ideas emanating from behavioral, developmental, neuropsychological, neurophysiological, and computational approaches to the problem of...

    Published July 1st 2003 by Psychology Press