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  1. Visual Space Perception and Action

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Jochen Müsseler, A.H.C. Van der Heijden, Dirk Kerzel

    Series: Special Issues of Visual Cognition

    Vision is not an end in itself. Instead, it has evolved to assure survival in a dynamic environment. Vision - as well as the other senses - evolved from the necessity to act in this environment. Therefore, perceptual processes and action planning are much more interlocked than evident at first...

    Published March 17th 2004 by Psychology Press

  2. Visual Perception

    Physiology, Psychology and Ecology, 4th Edition

    By Vicki Bruce, Mark A. Georgeson, Patrick R. Green, Mark A. Georgeson

    This comprehensively updated and expanded revision of the successful second edition continues to provide detailed coverage of the ever-growing range of research topics in vision. In Part I, the treatment of visual physiology has been extensively revised with an updated account of retinal processing...

    Published August 6th 2003 by Psychology Press

  3. 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 June 30th 2003 by Psychology Press

  4. Studies in Perception and Action VII

    Edited by Sheena Rogers, Judith Effken

    Series: Studies in Perception and Action

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 30th 2003 by Psychology Press

  5. Visuo-spatial Working Memory and Individual Differences

    By Cesare Cornoldi, Tomaso Vecchi

    Series: Essays in Cognitive Psychology

    In this timely and comprehensive text, Cesare Cornoldi and Tomaso Vecchi describe their recently developed experimental approach to the investigation of visuo-spatial cognition, based upon the analysis of individual differences. A review of the most influential theoretical advances in the study of...

    Published April 9th 2003 by Psychology Press

  6. Human Symmetry Perception and Its Computational Analysis

    By Christopher W. Tyler, Christopher W. Tyler, Christopher W. Tyler

    Symmetry is a fundamental principle of broad concern from the physical sciences to art and design. Much of its significance derives from the perceptual appeal of symmetry to the human brain, as testified by its universal inclusion in those icons of decor--oriental rugs. Although there have been...

    Published May 31st 2002 by Psychology Press

  7. The Psychology of Graphic Images

    Seeing, Drawing, Communicating

    By Manfredo Massironi, Translated by N Bruno

    This book explores the nature of one of the most ancient tools for nonverbal communication: drawings. They are naturally adaptable enough to meet an incredibly wide range of communication needs. But how exactly do they do their job so well? Avoiding the kinds of aesthetic rankings of different...

    Published July 31st 2001 by Psychology Press

  8. Studies in Perception and Action VI

    Edited by Gregory A. Burton, Richard C. Schmidt

    Series: Studies in Perception and Action

    This book is the sixth volume in the "Studies in Perception and Action" series and contains a collection of posters presented at the Eleventh International Conference on Perception and Action. The series provides a written record of the research presented at the poster sessions to help spur dialog...

    Published April 30th 2001 by Psychology Press

  9. Imagery, Language and Visuo-Spatial Thinking

    Edited by Michel Denis, Robert Logie, Cesare Cornoldo, Manuel de Vega, Johannes EngelKamp

    Series: Current Issues in Thinking and Reasoning

    Imagery, Language and Visuo-Spatial Thinking discusses the remarkable human ability to use mental imagery in everyday life: from helping plan actions and routes to aiding creative thinking; from making sense of and remembering our immediate environment to generating pictures in our minds from...

    Published December 20th 2000 by Psychology Press

  10. The Cognitive Neuroscience of Face Processing

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    By Nancy Kanwisher, Morris Moscovitch

    Series: Special Issues of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    For social primates like us, faces may be the most biologically significant stimuli we view. Faces provide information not only about identity but also about mood, age, sex, and direction of overt attention. Does our ability to extract this information from faces rely on special-purpose cognitive...

    Published May 24th 2000 by Psychology Press