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Unformatted text preview: yrs series) VIII. (10/2/07) Photoreceptors a. Rods: black and white, low acuity, peripheral, don not need a lot of light b. Cones: central, need lots of light, color, high acuity, forea IX. Ganglion Cells a. Axons form optic nerve b. Exits eye through blind spot X. Trichromatic theory of color vision a. ROY GBIV XI. Opponency theory of color vision a. B-Y b. G-R XII. Gestalt: The whole is greater than the sum of its parts a. Perception (interpretation and integration of what you sense) does not equal sensation XIII. Signal Detection Theory a. False Alarms/No misses b. Misses/ No false alarms...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PS 101 taught by Professor Hoffman during the Fall '07 term at BU.
- Fall '07