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Ecological approach to visual perception

Author: James J Gibson
Publisher: New York : Psychology Press, 2014
Series: Classic edition
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James J Gibson
ISBN: 1848725787 9781848725782
OCLC Number: 900911261
Description: 315 pages : illustrations
Contents: Introduction to the Classic Edition by William M. Mace. Preface. Introduction. Part I: The Environment To Be Perceived.The Animal and the Environment. Medium, Substances, Surfaces. The Meaningful Environment. Part II: The Information For Visual Perception.The Relationship Between Stimulation and Stimulus Information. The Ambient Optic Array. Events and the Information for Perceiving Events. The Optical Information for Self-Perception. The Theory of Affordances. Part III: Visual Perception.Experimental Evidence for Direct Perception: Persisting Layout. Experiments on the Perception of Motion in the World and Movement of the Self. The Discovery of the Occluding Edge and Its Implications for Perception. Looking with the Head and Eyes. Locomotion and Manipulation. The Theory of Information Pickup and Its Consequences. Part IV: Depiction. Pictures and Visual Awareness. Motion Pictures and Visual Awareness. Conclusion. Appendixes: The Principal Terms Used in Ecological Optics. The Concept of Invariants in Ecological Optics.
Series Title: Classic edition
Responsibility: James J. Gibson


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