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The artful eye / edited by Richard Gregory, John Harris, Priscilla Heard, David Rose.

By: Gregory, Richard Langton
Contributor(s): Harris, John | Heard, Priscilla | Rose, David
Language: English Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1995.Description: xxi, 434p. : ill., diagrs., photos., 27 plates (most col.) ; 25cm.ISBN: 0198521952
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Includes bibl. references. - Contents: I, Into the brain. Black boxes of artful vision / R. Gregory; A portrait of the brain / D. Rose; Through the eyes of monkeys and men / Margaret Livingstone, D. Hubel; The brain of the beholder / R. Latto; When is a face not a face? / D. Perrett [et al]; When paying attention is too costly / Glyn Humphreys; II, Starting to see. Through the eyes of an infant / Janette Atkinson; Mother and baby / C. Travarthen; III, Behind the eyes. The many faces of motion perception / O. Braddick; At the edge of movement / S. Anstis, V.S. Ramachandran; 2-D or not 2-D / V.S. Ramachandran; Seeing colour / Vincent Walsh, J. Kulikowski; IV, Physic. Chemical dreams / J. Kulikowski, Ian Murray; Chemical soup / A. Sillito; V, Physics. Natural focusing / M. Berry; Mathematics of the impossible / Roger Penrose; VI, Artistry. Lines of sight / A. Hayes, John Ross; In the studio of Vermeer / P. Steadman; How do forgers deceive art critics? / David Phillips; My life and work / Elizabeth Frink; Portraits if artists and scientists / Nicholas Wade.