Sensation and Perception, Fifth Edition maintains the standard of clarity and coverage set in earlier editions, which make the technical scientific information accessible to a wide range of students. The authors have received national awards for their teaching and are fully responsible for the content and organization of the text. As a result, it features strong pedagogy, abundant student-friendly examples, and an engaging conversational style.
1. Introduction 2. Research Methods 3. The Visual System 4. Basic Visual Functions 5. Visual Pattern Perception 6. Distance and Size Perception 7. Color 8. Motion 9. The Auditory System 10. Basic Auditory Functions 11. Auditory Pattern Perception 12. The Skin Senses 13. The Chemical Senses: Taste and Smell 14. Perceptual Development