The Senses Considered as Perceptual Systems

Boston, USA: Houghton Mifflin (1966)

Abstract
Describes the various senses as sensory systems that are attuned to the environment. Develops the notion of rich sensory information that specifies the distal environment. Includes a discussion of affordances.
Keywords Information in perception  Evolution of perceptual systems  Orienting system  Auditory system  Haptic system  Somatic system  Tasting and smelling  Visual system  Information pickup  Deficient perception
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