Akinetopsia, achromatopsia and blindsight: Recent studies on perception without awareness

Synthese 105 (3):253-271 (1995)
Abstract
  The neural substrate of early visual processing in the macaque is used as a framework to discuss recent progress towards a precise anatomical localization and understanding of the functional implications of the syndromes of blindsight, achromatopsia and akinetopsia in humans. This review is mainly concerned with how these syndromes support the principles of organization of the visual system into parallel pathways and the functional hierarchy of visual mechanisms
Keywords Awareness  Blindness  Metaphysics  Perception  Psychology  Visual
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.1007/BF01063559
Options
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history
Request removal from index
Download options
Our Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 26,188
Through your library
References found in this work BETA
Blindsight in Monkeys.Alan Cowey - 1995 - Nature 373:247-9.
Blindsight in Real Sight.Alan Cowey - 1995 - Nature 377:290-1.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles
Visual Experience and Blindsight: A Methodological Review.Morten Overgaard - 2011 - Experimental Brain Research 209:473-479.
Localisation of "Unseen" Visual Stimuli: Blindsight in Normal Observers?Heinz Schärli, P. Brugger, M. Regard, C. Mohr & Th Landis - 2003 - Swiss Journal of Psychology - Schweizerische Zeitschrift Für Psychologie - Revue Suisse de Psychologie 62 (3):159-165.
Blindsight.Basileios Kroustallis - 2005 - Philosophical Psychology 18 (1):31-43.
Visual Perception and Subjective Visual Awareness.Antti Revonsuo - 1998 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 21 (6):769-770.

Monthly downloads

Added to index

2009-01-28

Total downloads

91 ( #55,251 of 2,153,860 )

Recent downloads (6 months)

14 ( #36,275 of 2,153,860 )

How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature


Discussion
Order:
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.

Other forums