The Resource Duplicity theory of vision : from Newton to the present, edited by Bjørn Stabell and Ulf Stabell

Duplicity theory of vision : from Newton to the present, edited by Bjørn Stabell and Ulf Stabell

Label
Duplicity theory of vision : from Newton to the present
Title
Duplicity theory of vision
Title remainder
from Newton to the present
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bjørn Stabell and Ulf Stabell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP475
LC item number
.D87 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2010 A-161
  • WW 11.1
NLM item number
D936 2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stabell, Bjørn
  • Stabell, Ulf
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Visual pathways
  • Eye
  • Vision
  • Ophthalmology
  • Vision, Ocular
  • History, 20th Century
  • Vision, Ocular
  • Visual Pathways
  • Visual Perception
  • Eye
  • Vision
  • Visual pathways
  • Visuelle Wahrnehmung
  • Duplizität
  • Medizin
  • Sehbahn
  • Wissenschaftsgeschichte
  • Tagessehen
  • Nachtsehen
Label
Duplicity theory of vision : from Newton to the present, edited by Bjørn Stabell and Ulf Stabell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207]-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Development of the basic ideas of the duplicity theory from Newton to G.E. Müller -- Newton tradition -- Schultze tradition -- Goethe tradition: the phenomenological approach -- Colour theories of Armin Tschermak -- Development of the duplicity theory from 1930-1966 -- Duplicity theory of Polyak -- Investigations of H.K. Hartline and S.W. Kuffler -- Duplicity theory of R. Granit -- Contributions of E.N. Willmer, P. Saugstad & A. Saugstad, and I. Lie -- Status of the duplicity theory in the mid 1960s and its further development -- Chromatic rod vision: a historical account - Night vision may appear bluish -- Mechanisms of chromatic rod vision in scotopic illumination -- Rod-cone interactions in mesopic vision -- Further exploration of chromatic rod vision -- Theories of sensitivity regulation of the rod and cone systems: a historical account -- Early photochemical explanations -- Contribution of S. Hecht -- Contribution of G. Wald: photochemical sensitivity -- Relationship between amount of rhodopsin and sensitivity during dark adaptation -- Post-receptor sensitivity regulation mechanisms -- Rushton's AGC model -- Contribution of H.B. Barlow -- Rushton and Barlow compared -- Dowling-Rushton equation refuted -- Several mechanisms involved in sensitivity regulation -- Sensitivity regulation due to rod-cone interaction -- Modern conceptions of sensitivity regulation -- Factors that triggered the paradigm shifts in the development of the duplicity theory -- Summary of K.R. Popper's and T.S. Kuhn's models of scientific development -- Development of the duplicity theory as a test of Popper's and Kuhn's models
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 223 pages
Isbn
9780521111171
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009022355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)316824181
  • (OCoLC)ocn316824181
Label
Duplicity theory of vision : from Newton to the present, edited by Bjørn Stabell and Ulf Stabell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207]-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Development of the basic ideas of the duplicity theory from Newton to G.E. Müller -- Newton tradition -- Schultze tradition -- Goethe tradition: the phenomenological approach -- Colour theories of Armin Tschermak -- Development of the duplicity theory from 1930-1966 -- Duplicity theory of Polyak -- Investigations of H.K. Hartline and S.W. Kuffler -- Duplicity theory of R. Granit -- Contributions of E.N. Willmer, P. Saugstad & A. Saugstad, and I. Lie -- Status of the duplicity theory in the mid 1960s and its further development -- Chromatic rod vision: a historical account - Night vision may appear bluish -- Mechanisms of chromatic rod vision in scotopic illumination -- Rod-cone interactions in mesopic vision -- Further exploration of chromatic rod vision -- Theories of sensitivity regulation of the rod and cone systems: a historical account -- Early photochemical explanations -- Contribution of S. Hecht -- Contribution of G. Wald: photochemical sensitivity -- Relationship between amount of rhodopsin and sensitivity during dark adaptation -- Post-receptor sensitivity regulation mechanisms -- Rushton's AGC model -- Contribution of H.B. Barlow -- Rushton and Barlow compared -- Dowling-Rushton equation refuted -- Several mechanisms involved in sensitivity regulation -- Sensitivity regulation due to rod-cone interaction -- Modern conceptions of sensitivity regulation -- Factors that triggered the paradigm shifts in the development of the duplicity theory -- Summary of K.R. Popper's and T.S. Kuhn's models of scientific development -- Development of the duplicity theory as a test of Popper's and Kuhn's models
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 223 pages
Isbn
9780521111171
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009022355
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)316824181
  • (OCoLC)ocn316824181

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