Readings in the Psychology of Perception

By: Bennett, Thomas L.

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1st Edition (1971 MSS Educational Publ) Ex-library with usual marks. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . . . . TOC: PART I – INNATE PERCEPTUAL MECHANISMS: 1.) 'Depth Perception' in rats without pattern-vison experience by Nealy and Edawrds -- 2.) Performance of neonatal monkeys in the visual Cliff-Situation by Rosenblum and Cross -- 3.) Echo ranging in the porpoise / W.N. Kellogg -- 4.) The echolocation of flying insects by bats / Donald R. Griffin, Frederic A. Webster and Charles R. Michael -- 5.) The detection and evasion of bats by moths / Kenneth D. Roeder and Asher E. Treat -- 6.) Honeybees: Do they use direction and distance information provided by their dancers? by Karl V. Frisch -- . . . . . . . . . PART II – PERCEPTUAL LEARNING: 7.) Perceptual Learning: Differentiation of Enrichment by James Gibson and Eleanor J. Gobson -- 8.) Association theory and perceptual learning by Leo Postman -- 9.) The effect of prolonged exposure to visually presented patterns on learning to discriminate them by Gibson and Walk -- 10.) The effectiveness of prolonged exposure to cutouts vs. painted patterns for facilitation of discrimination by Walk, Gibson, Pick and Tighe -- 11.) Tactual-Kinesthetic Feedback from Manipulation of visual forms and nondifferential reinforcement in transfer of perceptual learning by Bennett and Ellis -- 12.) Transfer in perceptual learning following stimulus predifferentiation by Ellis and Muller -- 13.) Effects of Restricted opportunity for tactual, kinesthetic, and manipulative experience on the behavior of a Chimpanzee by Nissen, Chow and Semmes -- 14.) Movement-produced stimulation in the development of visually guided behavior by Held and Hein -- 15.) Perceptual changes after prolonged sensory isolation (Darkness and Silence) by Zubek, Pushkar, Sansom and Gowing -- . . . . . . . . . PART III – ROLE OF MOTIVATION IN PERCEPTION: 16.) Physiological need, word frequency and visual duration thresholds by Wispe and Drambarean -- 17.) Emotionality and perceptual defense by Elliott McGinnies -- 18.) A Note on McGinnies' 'Emotionality and Perceptual Defense' by Howes and Solomon -- 19.) The perceived Size of Coins in Norman and Hypnotically induced economic states by Ashley, Harper and Runyon -- 20.) Deprivation of Visual from Definition in the ring dove 1. Discriminatory Learning by Arthur I. Siegel

Title: Readings in the Psychology of Perception

Author Name: Bennett, Thomas L.

Categories: Psychology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: MSS Educational Publishing: 1971

ISBN Number: 0685484254

ISBN Number 13: 9780685484258

Size: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Collectible - Good

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