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Author Schwartz, Steven H.

Title Visual perception : a clinical orientation / Steven H. Schwartz
Edition Fourth edition
Published New York : McGraw-Hill Medical Pub. Division, [2010]


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 W'PONDS  612.84 Sch/Vpa 2010  AVAILABLE
 W'PONDS  612.84 Sch/Vpa 2010  AVAILABLE
 W'PONDS  612.84 Sch/Vpa 2010  AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 488 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Experimental approaches -- Introductory concepts -- The duplex retina -- Photometry -- Color vision -- Anomalies of color vision -- Spatial vision -- Temporal aspects of vision -- Motion perception -- Depth perception -- Psychophysical methodology -- Functional retinal physiology -- Parallel processing -- Striate cortex -- Information streams and extrastriate processing -- Gross electrical potentials -- Development and maturation of vision
Summary "This comprehensive text on visual science is unique in that it highlights the fundamental aspects of monocular visual perception that are necessary to successful clinical practice. Recognized for its engaging, enjoyable style and ability to explain difficult topics in simple, easy-to-understand terms, Visual Perception goes well beyond the basics, including information from anatomy to perception."--publisher website
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Previous ed.: New York: McGraw-Hill Professional, 2004
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Vision disorders.
Vision -- Physiology.
Visual perception.
Visual Perception.
Vision, Ocular.
Reading List HMO203 recommended text 2019
HMO203 recommended text 2018
HMO204 recommended text 2018
HMO303 recommended text 2018
HMO304 recommended text 2018
HMO305 recommended text 2018
HMO306 recommended text 2018
HMO701 recommended text 2018
LC no. 2009024854
ISBN 0071604618 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780071604611 (hardcover : alk. paper)