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KEYE BENEFIT:Sensation and Perception, Fifth Edition maintains the standard of clarity and coverage set in earlier editions, which make the technical scientific information on sensation and perception accessible to a wide range of students.

  The Visual System; Basic Visual Functions; Visual Pattern Perception; Distance and Size Perception; Color; Motion; The Auditory System; Basic Auditory Functions; Auditory Pattern Perception; The Skin Senses; The Chemical Senses: Taste and Smell; Perceptual Development. K

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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. Retaining its traditionally clear writing style, this new edition boasts a thoroughly revised art program and over a thousand new references. It features strong pedagogy, abundant student-friendly examples, and an engaging, conversational style.

About the Author

Hugh J. Foley received his B.A. from St. John Fisher College and his Ph.D. from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. He has taught at small liberal arts institutions throughout his academic career. He is currently a full professor at Skidmore College, where he has directed the Neuroscience Program and served as Mellon Fellow for First-Year Students. Hugh has taught the perception course throughout his career, as well as statistics and methodology courses. He has published articles in methodology, cognition, and perception–typically with his research collaborator, Mary Ann Foley. They have also received several grants from the National Science Foundation. Hugh has worked with Margaret Matlin on the previous two editions of Sensation and Perception.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Research Methods

Chapter 3: The Visual System

Chapter 4: Basic Visual Functions

Chapter 5: Visual Pattern Perception

Chapter 6: Distance and Size Perception

Chapter 7: Color

Chapter 8: Motion

Chapter 9: The Auditory System

Chapter 10: Basic Auditory Functions

Chapter 11: Auditory Pattern Perception

Chapter 12: The Skin Senses

Chapter 13: The Chemical Senses: Taste and Smell

Chapter 14: Perceptual Development

Product Details

ISBN:
9780205579808
Author:
Foley, Hugh James
Publisher:
Pearson
Author:
Matlin, Margaret W.
Author:
Foley, Hugh J.
Author:
Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Subject:
General
Subject:
Senses and sensation
Subject:
Perception
Subject:
General Psychology & Psychiatry
Subject:
Psychology : General
Subject:
Education-General
Copyright:
Series:
MyPsychKit Series
Publication Date:
June 2009
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
512
Dimensions:
10.3 x 8.2 x 1 in 1157 gr

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Health and Self-Help » Psychology » Cognitive Science
Health and Self-Help » Psychology » General

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"Synopsis" by , 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. Retaining its traditionally clear writing style, this new edition boasts a thoroughly revised art program and over a thousand new references. It features strong pedagogy, abundant student-friendly examples, and an engaging, conversational style.
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