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Perception and the senses

by Evan L. Brown

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Senses and sensation,
  • Perception

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEvan L. Brown, Kenneth Deffenbacher.
    ContributionsDeffenbacher, Kenneth, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP431 .B72
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 520 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages520
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4736450M
    ISBN 100195025040
    LC Control Number78026552

    Genre/Form: Kongress History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Perception and the senses. Tübingen: Francke, (OCoLC) Online version. Sense Perception Definitions "Perception by the senses rather than by the intellect." () "Perception by or based on stimulation of the senses." (Medical Dictionary) Sense perception has three steps: We perceive the world through our five senses. (Hearing, Sight, Smell, Touch, Taste) Our sense receptors are stimulated by sensory.

    This book is a history and a defence of what, with some shorthand, I will call the sense-datum theory of perception. It is part of the rubric for books in the series The Problems of Philosophy that a section of the book should be historical and another section should tell the plain truth, unburdened by scholarship. I have followed this requirement, at least roughly, giving the history of the. perception, in psychology, mental organization and interpretation of sensory information. The Gestalt psychologists studied extensively the ways in which people organize and select from the vast array of stimuli that are presented to them, concentrating particularly on visual stimuli. Perception is influenced by a variety of factors, including the intensity and physical dimensions of the.

    perception, illustrated by musical hallucinations in deafness. After that we review the other senses such as touch and taste. The last section in the chapter is titled Extra Sensory Perception. scientific discussion of unusual (extra) sensory capabilities that go beyond the.   The reason the book is called Deviate is to be a trope for people to see differently—to deviate. Think about politics. Think about politics. The concept of the U .


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