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Looking at Looking

Looking at Looking
An Introduction to the Intelligence of Vision

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October 2000 | 144 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
`The key strengths of this book are the expertise of the contributors, the engaging format, and the interesting examples they us' - Greg Burton, Seaton Hall University

This volume brings together a selection of the most influential current thinkers in the area of visual perception. We are often confused by our visual systems, for example size distortions, but there is an underlying `intelligence' to our visual system, even in the face of what would seem to be short-circuits within our sensory processing. This book explores varying views of this `intelligence`.

Irvin Rock
Stupid Perceptions?
John M Kennedy
Smart Geometry!
Richard L Gregory
Action Potentials to Potential Actions
Ulric Neisser
Admirably Adaptive, Occasionally Intelligent
Ross H Day
Laurel and Hardy and Me
Theodore E Parks
Different Bricks, One Tower
Irvin Rock
A Further Look
Two Stages of Perception

John M Kennedy
A Further Look
Tactics for Detecting Illusions

Richard L Gregory
A Further Look
Inside the Black Box


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ISBN: 9780761922049