1B_Perception_Introduction

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Perception
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Perception - What are the basic questions, facts, and concepts in the study of perception? - Interdisciplinarity of the field: - Psychology, biology, philosophy, physics, computer science, art… - How do scholars and scientsts think about sensation and perception? - Wat are the different theoretical approaches and scientific methods? - Recent advances in the field, e.g., fMRI
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P.S. Krøyer: „Hip,Hip.Hurra! Kunstnerfest på Skagen (Party)“. 1888
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Dante Alighieri, „La Divina Commedia. L‘Inferno (The Divine Comedy).1304-1321) Nel mezzo del cammin di nostra vita mi ritrovai per una selva oscura ché la diritta via era smarrita. Midway upon the journey of our life I found myself within a forest dark, For the straightforward pathway had been lost.
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Figure 1.7 from textbook Physical stimulus Image on the retina Transduction Neural processing Perceputal experience Perception seems easy…
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A journey inside ourselves and behind the scenes of scientific research: - complex processes underlying perception
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2011 for the course PSYCH V89.0022 taught by Professor Landy during the Summer '08 term at NYU.

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