Psychology Library Editions: Perception

  • Perception and Information book cover

    Perception and Information

    1st Edition

    By Paul J. Barber, David Legge

    Perception is about the reception, selection, acquisition, transformation and organization of sensory information. This book, originally published in 1976, discusses a number of aspects of human perception within a theoretical framework in which man is considered as a processor of information. The…

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  • Perception and Understanding in Young Children: An Experimental Approach book cover

    Perception and Understanding in Young Children

    An Experimental Approach, 1st Edition

    By Peter Bryant

    Originally published in 1974: ‘This book sets forth a theory of cognitive development based on simple but powerful processes of inference. The theory is applied with great ingenuity and freshness to complex phenomena found during intellectual development. Dr Bryant has written an important and…

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  • The Psychology of Person Identification book cover

    The Psychology of Person Identification

    1st Edition

    By Brian Clifford, Ray Bull

    Originally published in 1978, the laws and procedures governing person identification parades, photofit pictures and the forms of questions asked to obtain a description, had been increasingly called into question. The problem had been highlighted by several well publicised court cases, and…

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  • Perception: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    Perception

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen Emmett, Peter Machamer

    Originally published in 1976, the bibliography presented here was intended to provide a useful research tool for scholars and students of perception. The primary concentration of the authors’ efforts has been on the philosophical literature during the period of 1935-1974.…

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  • Auditory and Visual Pattern Recognition book cover

    Auditory and Visual Pattern Recognition

    1st Edition

    Edited by David J. Getty, James H Howard

    The systematic scientific investigation of human perception began over 130 years ago, yet relatively little is known about how we identify complex patterns. A major reason for this is that historically, most perceptual research focused on the more basic processes involved in the detection and…

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  • Personality, Cognition and Social Interaction book cover

    Personality, Cognition and Social Interaction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy Cantor, John F Kihlstrom

    Originally published in 1981, this volume presents the domain of personality as a fuzzy set that includes features previously identified with cognitive and social psychology. Few of the individual contributions are centrally concerned with individual differences and cross-situational stability, but…

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  • The Development of Perception, Cognition and Language: A Theoretical Approach book cover

    The Development of Perception, Cognition and Language

    A Theoretical Approach, 1st Edition

    By Paul van Geert

    Originally published in 1983, the aim of this book was to discuss some fundamental problems of cognitive developmental psychology at the time. The theme which underlies the discussion is that scientific knowledge of the cognitive characteristics of other people starts from the cognitive instruments…

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  • Human Awareness: Its Social Development book cover

    Human Awareness

    Its Social Development, 1st Edition

    By Ivana Marková

    Human awareness – which forms the basis of all interpersonal relationships – is perhaps the most fascinating phenomenon of biological and socio-cultural evolution. In this innovative book, originally published in 1987, the author introduces the subject of human awareness from the perspective of…

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  • Perspectives on Mental Representation: Experimental and Theoretical Studies of Cognitive Processes and Capacities book cover

    Perspectives on Mental Representation

    Experimental and Theoretical Studies of Cognitive Processes and Capacities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jacques Mehler, Edward C.T. Walker, Merrill Garrett

    Originally published in 1982, the editors felt that their field was clearly in need of explanatory accounts for many different areas. This volume presents statements of the status of research in several areas by scholars at the forefront of the discipline. It tries at the same time to juxtapose…

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  • The Perception of Causality book cover

    The Perception of Causality

    1st Edition

    By Albert Michotte

    Originally published in 1963, this is a classic work on the psychology of perception. By means of suitable patterns on a partly concealed rotating disc Michotte was able to give the impression of objects in movement; and where certain conditions of speed, position, and time-interval were satisfied,…

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  • Cognitive and Computational Aspects of Face Recognition: Explorations in Face Space book cover

    Cognitive and Computational Aspects of Face Recognition

    Explorations in Face Space, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tim Valentine

    How can computers recognize faces? Why are caricatures of famous faces so easily recognized? Originally published in 1995, much of the previous research on face recognition had been phenomena driven. Recent empirical work together with the application of computational, mathematical and statistical…

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  • Odd Perceptions book cover

    Odd Perceptions

    1st Edition

    By Richard L. Gregory

    Richard Gregory was one of the major scientific thinkers of our time. Originally published in 1986, here he presents essays on the rich subject of perception. How we experience colours, shapes, sounds, touches, tickles, tastes and smells is a mysterious and rich inquiry. Wonderful as these…

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  • Even Odder Perceptions book cover

    Even Odder Perceptions

    1st Edition

    By Richard L. Gregory

    Why did Newton struggle for thirty years to make gold by alchemy – and then become Master of the Mint? Why do we blush? Why do we have illusions? In this collection of essays, originally published in 1994, Richard Gregory once again delights and tantalizes with tales of his childhood, his family…

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  • Perceptions and Representations: The Theoretical Bases of Brain Research and Psychology book cover

    Perceptions and Representations

    The Theoretical Bases of Brain Research and Psychology, 1st Edition

    By Keith Oatley

    Originally published in 1978, this study examines the shortcomings of some theoretical approaches to psychological and neurophysiological mechanisms at the time. Keith Oatley illustrates the extent of these shortcomings by showing how inefficient brain researchers – using their present approaches –…

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  • Attention: Selective Processes in Vision and Hearing book cover

    Attention

    Selective Processes in Vision and Hearing, 1st Edition

    By Neville Moray

    The early years of modern experimental psychology were marked by a considerable amount of research on attention, and much work was carried out in the laboratories of Wundt, Titchener and Helmholtz. For various reasons, research on attention declined from 1920 until the 1950s. Under the early…

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  • The Reciprocity of Perceiver and Environment: The Evolution of James J. Gibson's Ecological Psychology book cover

    The Reciprocity of Perceiver and Environment

    The Evolution of James J. Gibson's Ecological Psychology, 1st Edition

    By Thomas J. Lombardo

    Originally published in 1987, this title intended to historically reveal, through tracing Gibson’s development, the substance of his views and how they bore upon general philosophical issues in theories of knowledge, and to investigate in detail the historical context of Gibson’s theoretical…

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  • Workshops in Perception book cover

    Workshops in Perception

    1st Edition

    By Rod Power, Steven Hausfeld, Angela Gorta

    Originally published in 1981, Workshops in Perception is designed to enable students to devise their own experiments in sensory processes or perception. The thirty workshops include over a hundred different possible student projects covering the full range of the senses and interactions among them.…

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  • Perceptual Organization book cover

    Perceptual Organization

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Kubovy, James R. Pomerantz

    Originally published in 1981, perceptual organization had been synonymous with Gestalt psychology, and Gestalt psychology had fallen into disrepute. In the heyday of Behaviorism, the few cognitive psychologists of the time pursued Gestalt phenomena. But in 1981, Cognitive Psychology was married to…

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  • Psychological Metaphysics book cover

    Psychological Metaphysics

    1st Edition

    By Peter A. White

    The research literature on causal attribution and social cognition generally consists of many fascinating but fragmented and superficial phenomena. These can only be understood as an organised whole by elucidating the fundamental psychological assumptions on which they depend. Originally published…

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  • The Psychology of Perception: A Philosophical Examination of Gestalt Theory and Derivative Theories of Perception book cover

    The Psychology of Perception

    A Philosophical Examination of Gestalt Theory and Derivative Theories of Perception, 1st Edition

    By D. W. Hamlyn

    Originally published in 1957, the primary aim of this study was to shed light upon the logical character of the psychology of perception. D.W. Hamlyn begins by delimiting the field of psychological inquiry into perception, then gives a detailed account of the types of explanation appropriate in the…

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  • Recognising Faces book cover

    Recognising Faces

    1st Edition

    By Vicki Bruce

    Each of us is able to recognise the faces of many hundreds if not thousands of people known to us. We recognise faces despite seeing them in different views and with changing expressions. From these varying patterns we somehow extract the invariant characteristics of an individual’s face, and…

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  • Perception Through Experience book cover

    Perception Through Experience

    1st Edition

    By M.D. Vernon

    The term ‘visual perception’ covers a very wide range of psychological functions. This title, originally published in 1970, which provides a broad survey of this vast field of knowledge, would have proved a valuable general account for students taking degree courses in psychology at the time.…

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  • Perceiving, Acting and Knowing: Toward an Ecological Psychology book cover

    Perceiving, Acting and Knowing

    Toward an Ecological Psychology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Shaw, John Bransford

    Originally published in 1977, the chapters in this volume derive from a conference on Perceiving, Acting and Knowing held by the Center for Research in Human Learning at the University of Minnesota in 1973. The volume was intended to appeal, not just to the specialist or the novice, but to anyone…

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  • Visual Allusions: Pictures of Perception book cover

    Visual Allusions

    Pictures of Perception, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Wade

    In this book a leading researcher and artist explores how we see pictures and how they can communicate messages to us, both directly and indirectly by making allusions to objects in space or to stored images in our minds. Originally published in 1990, Dr Wade provides fascinating examples of…

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  • Basic Processes in Reading: Perception and Comprehension book cover

    Basic Processes in Reading

    Perception and Comprehension, 1st Edition

    Edited by David LaBerge, S. Jay Samuels

    Originally published in 1977, this volume contains the most recent theoretical views and experimental findings by prominent psychologists at the time, working in areas they considered to be most basic to the reading processes. The material will still be of value to people interested in applied and…

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  • Perception: From Sense to Object book cover

    Perception

    From Sense to Object, 1st Edition

    By John M. Wilding

    Originally published in 1982, this book introduces the student to the central problem of all perceptual theories: just how does the perceiver identify particular objects? In focusing on the problem, Dr Wilding provides a coherent, well organized framework for its study, bypassing the conventional…

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  • Frames of Mind: Ability, Perception and Self-Perception in the Arts and Sciences book cover

    Frames of Mind

    Ability, Perception and Self-Perception in the Arts and Sciences, 1st Edition

    By Liam Hudson

    Contrary Imaginations was an original and suggestive study of two types of intelligent schoolboy – the converger with his preference for science and the diverger with his leaning towards the arts. In Frames of Mind, originally published in 1968, Liam Hudson extends and enriches this classification…

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  • Visual Object Processing: A Cognitive Neuropsychological Approach book cover

    Visual Object Processing

    A Cognitive Neuropsychological Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Glyn W. Humphreys, M. Jane Riddoch

    Originally published in 1987, this book, attempted to bring together work by researchers concerned with the functional and neurological mechanisms underlying visual object processing, and the ways in which such mechanisms can be neurologically impaired. The editors termed it a ‘Cognitive…

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  • Perception of Print: Reading Research in Experimental Psychology book cover

    Perception of Print

    Reading Research in Experimental Psychology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ovid J.L. Tzeng, Harry Singer

    In the late 1970s, reading research had become a true interdisciplinary endeavour with flavours of anthropology, artificial intelligence, cognitive psychology, educational psychology, linguistics, neuroscience and instructional technology. Given appropriate integration, results from these diverse…

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  • The Visual World of the Child book cover

    The Visual World of the Child

    1st Edition

    By Eliane Vurpillot

    ‘How do children see the world?’ is a question of immense importance which fascinates not only psychologists but also parents and all those concerned with education. In this English translation, first published in 1976, the author, who was Professor of Psychology at the René Descartes University in…

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  • Neuropsychology of Visual Perception book cover

    Neuropsychology of Visual Perception

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jason W. Brown

    Originally published in 1989, this sourcebook for anatomic studies in the neuropsychology of visual perception contains chapters on disorders of visual agnosias, impaired object perception and spatial neglect, and abnormal visual imagery. The neurological basis of visual perception and the…

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  • Eye Movements and Psychological Processes book cover

    Eye Movements and Psychological Processes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard A. Monty, John W. Senders

    In the 10 years prior to publication the quantity of research on eye movements as they pertain to psychological processes had been increasing at a rapid rate. Originally published in 1976, the editors’ purpose was to bring together investigators representing different theoretical positions and…

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  • Eye Movements: Cognition and Visual Perception book cover

    Eye Movements

    Cognition and Visual Perception, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dennis F. Fisher, Richard A. Monty, John W. Senders

    Originally published in 1981, this volume represents the edited proceedings of the third symposium on eye movements and behaviour sponsored by the US Army Human Engineering Laboratory. The conference, titled "The Last Whole Earth Eye Movement Conference" was held in Florida in February 1980. As the…

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  • Eye Movements and the Higher Psychological Functions book cover

    Eye Movements and the Higher Psychological Functions

    1st Edition

    Edited by John W. Senders, Dennis F. Fisher, Richard A. Monty

    Originally published in 1978, this volume reflects the proceedings of a conference held in February 1977 in California and is a natural successor to the earlier volume Eye Movements and Psychological Processes (Monty & Senders, 1976). The second conference was aimed at providing a greater…

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  • Perspective in Perspective book cover

    Perspective in Perspective

    1st Edition

    By Lawrence Wright

    Originally published in 1983, this book is about the way we see things – or think we do, which is by no means the same – and about the ways in which we have tried to reproduce that visual concept in diagrams, pictures, photographs, films and television. Whatever the medium, if any degree of realism…

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  • Psychology Library Editions: Perception: 35 Volume Set book cover

    Psychology Library Editions: Perception

    35 Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By Various

    Psychology Library Editions: Perception (35 Volume set) brings together a broad range of titles across many areas of perception, from social to visual perception. The series of previously out-of-print titles, originally published between 1963 and 1995, includes contributions from many respected…

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