The Resource Why we see what we do : an empirical theory of vision, Dale Purves, R. Beau Lotto

Why we see what we do : an empirical theory of vision, Dale Purves, R. Beau Lotto

Label
Why we see what we do : an empirical theory of vision
Title
Why we see what we do
Title remainder
an empirical theory of vision
Statement of responsibility
Dale Purves, R. Beau Lotto
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Purves, Dale
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP475
LC item number
.P965 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2003 C-847
  • WW 103
NLM item number
P986w 2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lotto, R. Beau
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vision
  • Visual perception
  • Vision, Ocular
  • Visual Perception
  • Vision
  • Visual perception
  • Percepção visual
  • Visão (fisiologia)
  • Vision des couleurs
  • Vision
  • Perception visuelle
Label
Why we see what we do : an empirical theory of vision, Dale Purves, R. Beau Lotto
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-255) 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
The basic challenge of vision -- Some pertinent facts about the visual system -- Perceiving the intensity of light -- Further challenges to rationalizing brightness -- Color and its significance -- Perceiving the spectral quality of light -- Perceiving spatial relationships -- Perceiving the world with two eyes -- Perceiving motion -- Implications for the mechanics of vision -- A summary
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 260 pages
Isbn
9780878937523
Lccn
2002011765
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50270623
  • (OCoLC)ocm50270623
Label
Why we see what we do : an empirical theory of vision, Dale Purves, R. Beau Lotto
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-255) 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
The basic challenge of vision -- Some pertinent facts about the visual system -- Perceiving the intensity of light -- Further challenges to rationalizing brightness -- Color and its significance -- Perceiving the spectral quality of light -- Perceiving spatial relationships -- Perceiving the world with two eyes -- Perceiving motion -- Implications for the mechanics of vision -- A summary
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 260 pages
Isbn
9780878937523
Lccn
2002011765
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50270623
  • (OCoLC)ocm50270623

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