The Resource Blindspots : The Many Ways We Cannot See, (electronic resource)

Blindspots : The Many Ways We Cannot See, (electronic resource)

Label
Blindspots : The Many Ways We Cannot See
Title
Blindspots
Title remainder
The Many Ways We Cannot See
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Sight can be so effortless, so useful, and so entertaining--the average human can distinguish several million colors; a falcon can see a fencepost from three thousand yards--that we never stop to think about how complex a process it is and how easily it can fail us. We never have as clear and complete a picture of the world around us as we think we do. The gaps between what our eyes take in and what is in our mind's eye provide the unifying theme in Bruno Breitmeyer's wide-ranging volume. In his fascinating account of the many ways that our eyes, and minds, both see and fail to see, Breitmeyer
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Breitmeyer, Bruno G
Dewey number
152.14
Language note
English
LC call number
BF241.B728 2010
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Cognition
  • Visual perception
  • Visual perception
  • Visual Perception
  • Cognition
  • Perception
  • Mental Processes
  • Psychological Phenomena and Processes
  • Psychiatry and Psychology
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
Label
Blindspots : The Many Ways We Cannot See, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Preface; Contents; PART I: BLINDNESS CORPOREAL; ONE: A BRIEF HISTORY OF VISION AND BLINDNESS; TWO: OUR INHERITANCE: Functional Constraints on "Normal" Vision; THREE: OUR MISINHERITANCE: Blindness 1; FOUR: OUR MISFORTUNE: Blindness 2; FIVE: EXPERIMENTAL SLEIGHT-OF-HAND OR: Whoa! Where Did It Go and Where Did It Come From?; PART II: BLINDNESS BORDERLANDS: Between the (Corpo)Real and the Metaphorical; SIX: VISUAL AGNOSIAS AND NEGLECT; SEVEN: BLINDNESS AND THE MIND'S EYE; PART III: BLINDNESS METAPHORICAL; EIGHT: SEEING AND NOT SEEING IN THE VISUAL ARTS
  • NINE: COGNITIVE BLINDSPOTS: Bloopers and BlundersTEN: COGNITION CULTURAL AND PERSONAL: Blinders and Wonders; EPILOGUE: SPEAKING OF LOVE; Suggested Readings; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (281 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780199745432
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000000005794
  • (EBL)477036
  • (OCoLC)536309512
  • (SSID)ssj0000335277
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12131904
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000335277
  • (PQKBWorkID)10272126
  • (PQKB)11173802
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000005794
Label
Blindspots : The Many Ways We Cannot See, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Preface; Contents; PART I: BLINDNESS CORPOREAL; ONE: A BRIEF HISTORY OF VISION AND BLINDNESS; TWO: OUR INHERITANCE: Functional Constraints on "Normal" Vision; THREE: OUR MISINHERITANCE: Blindness 1; FOUR: OUR MISFORTUNE: Blindness 2; FIVE: EXPERIMENTAL SLEIGHT-OF-HAND OR: Whoa! Where Did It Go and Where Did It Come From?; PART II: BLINDNESS BORDERLANDS: Between the (Corpo)Real and the Metaphorical; SIX: VISUAL AGNOSIAS AND NEGLECT; SEVEN: BLINDNESS AND THE MIND'S EYE; PART III: BLINDNESS METAPHORICAL; EIGHT: SEEING AND NOT SEEING IN THE VISUAL ARTS
  • NINE: COGNITIVE BLINDSPOTS: Bloopers and BlundersTEN: COGNITION CULTURAL AND PERSONAL: Blinders and Wonders; EPILOGUE: SPEAKING OF LOVE; Suggested Readings; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (281 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780199745432
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2550000000005794
  • (EBL)477036
  • (OCoLC)536309512
  • (SSID)ssj0000335277
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12131904
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000335277
  • (PQKBWorkID)10272126
  • (PQKB)11173802
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000005794

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