In the Eye's Mind: Vision and the Helmholtz-Hering Controversy by R. Steven Turner [Book Review]

Isis 86 (4):664-665 (1995)

Gary Hatfield
University of Pennsylvania
Review of: R. Steven Turner, In the Eye's Mind: Vision and the Helmholtz-Hering Controversy. xiv + 338 pp., frontis., illus., figs., tables, bibl., index. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1994.
Keywords Hermann von Helmholtz  Ewald Hering  Color vision  Spatial perception
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DOI 10.1086/357368
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