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Images and understanding : thoughts about images, ideas about understanding

Images and understanding : thoughts about images, ideas about understanding (Loan 2 times)

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Barlow, H. B. (Horace Basil). Blakemore, Colin. Weston-Smith, Miranda.
Corporate Author
Rank Prize Funds.
Title Statement
Images and understanding : thoughts about images, ideas about understanding / edited by Horace Barlow, Colin Blakemore, Miranda Weston-Smith.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Cambridge ;   New York :   Cambridge University Press,   1990.  
Physical Medium
xiii, 401 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
ISBN
0521341779 0521369444 (pbk.)
General Note
"A collection of essays based on a Rank Prize Funds' International Symposium, organized with the help of Jonathan Miller, held at the Royal Society in October 1986."  
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-392) and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Vision --Congresses. Visual perception --Congresses. Imagery (Psychology) --Congresses.
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245 1 0 ▼a Images and understanding : ▼b thoughts about images, ideas about understanding / ▼c edited by Horace Barlow, Colin Blakemore, Miranda Weston-Smith.
260 ▼a Cambridge ; ▼a New York : ▼b Cambridge University Press, ▼c 1990.
300 ▼a xiii, 401 p. : ▼b ill. (some col.) ; ▼c 26 cm.
500 ▼a "A collection of essays based on a Rank Prize Funds' International Symposium, organized with the help of Jonathan Miller, held at the Royal Society in October 1986."
504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-392) and index.
650 0 ▼a Vision ▼x Congresses.
650 0 ▼a Visual perception ▼x Congresses.
650 0 ▼a Imagery (Psychology) ▼x Congresses.
700 1 ▼a Barlow, H. B. ▼q (Horace Basil).
700 1 ▼a Blakemore, Colin.
700 2 ▼a Weston-Smith, Miranda.
710 2 ▼a Rank Prize Funds.

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Contents information

Table of Contents


CONTENTS
preface / Francis Crick = ⅸ
Editors' introduction = xi
PART 1 THE ESSENCE OF IMAGES / Jonathan Miller = 1
 1 What does the brain see? How does it understand / Horace Barlow = 5
 2 Pictorial instructions / Ernst Gombrich = 26
 3 Computer-Generated cartoons / Don Pearson ; E. Hanna ; K. Martinez = 46
 4 The tricks of colour / John Mollon = 61
PART 2 MOVEMENT / Nicholas Humphrey = 79
 5 Benesh : the notation of dance /. Monica Parker ; Kenneth MacMillan = 81
 6 Three stages in the classification of body movements by visual neurons / David Perrett ; M. Harries ; A. J. Mistlin ; A. J. Chitty = 94
 7 What does gesture add to the spoken word? / Peter Bull = 108
 8 Visual processing of moving images / Anthony Movshon = 122
PART 3 NARRATION / Mel Calman = 139
 9 Narration with words / David Lodge = 141
 10 Animal language / John Krebs = 154
 11 Are the signs of language arbitrary? / Margaret Deuchar = 168
 12 Moving pictures / Jonathan Miller = 180
PART 4 MAKING IMAGES / Christopher Longuet-Higgins = 195
 13 Vision in other animals / Michael Land = 197
 14 Linking perception and graphices : modeling with dynamic constraints / Andrew Witkin ; Michael Karr ; Demetri Terzopoulos ; Alan Barr = 213
 15 Understanding the digital image / John Lansdown = 227
 16 The draughtsman's contract : how an artist creates an image / John Willats = 235
PART 5 IMAGES AND THOUGHT / Richard Held = 255
 17 Understanding images in the brain / Colin Blakemore = 257
 18 Images of the functioning human brain / Marcus Raichle = 284
 19 Thinking with a computer / Diniel Dennett = 297
 20 How do we interpret images? / Richard Gregory = 310
PART 6 IMAGES AND MEANING / Margaret Drabble = 331
 21 Scientific images : Perception and deception / Jon Darius = 333
 22 Pictures in the Mind? / Nelson Goodman = 358
POSTSCRIPT / Roger Shepard = 365
Notes = 371
Index = 395


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