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Title Understanding the secrets of human perception [videorecording] / Peter M. Vishton ; The Teaching Company.

Imprint Chantilly, Va. : Teaching Company, c2011.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  153 G787  Discs 1-4    ---  Available
 Parsons Non-Fiction  153 G787  Booklet    ---  Available
Description 4 videodiscs (12 hr.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 guidebook (vi, 187 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Series The great courses. Science & Mathematics. Biology
Great courses (DVD). Science & mathematics.
Note Course No. 1674.
Contents 1. Disc 1: 1. Your amazing, intelligent senses -- 2. Physiological hardware of your senses -- 3. Neuroimaging-- the sensory brain at work -- 4. Brain modules-- subcomponents of the senses -- 5. Perceiving a world in motion -- 6. Seeing distance and depth -- disc 2: 7. Seeing color and light -- 8. Your world of taste and olfaction -- 9. Hearing the world around you -- 10. Speech and language perception -- 11. Touch-- temperature, vibration, and pressure -- 12. Pain-- how it works for you -- disc 3: 13. Perception in action -- 14. Attention and perception -- 15. Kinesthetic perception -- 16. Seeing, remembering, inferring infants -- 17. How infants sense and act on their world -- 18. Illusions and magic -- disc 4: 19. Perceiving emotion in others and ourselves -- 20. Sensing the thoughts of others-- ESP -- 21. Opponent process for perception and life -- 22. Synthesia-- tasting color and seeing sound -- 23. How your sensory systems learn -- 24. Fixing, replacing, and enhancing the senses.
Performer Lectures by Professor Peter M. Vishton., The College of William & Mary.
System Details DVD.
Local Note DVD
20111222 mht
Subject Senses and sensation.
Perception.
Added Author Vishton, Peter M.
Teaching Company.
ISBN 1598037854
9781598037852
Music No. PD1674A Teaching Co.

 
    
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