A Study in Cognitive Science and Philosophy of Science
By (author) Evan Thompson
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Colour Vision by Evan Thompson
Book DescriptionColour fascinates all of us, and scientists and philosophers have sought to understand the true nature of colour vision for many years. In recent times, investigations into colour vision have been one of the main success stories of cognitive science, for each discipline within the field - neuroscience, psychology, linguistics, computer science and artificial intelligence, and philosophy - has contributed significantly to our understanding of colour. Evan Thompson's book is a major contribution to this interdisciplinary project. Colour Vision provides an accessible review of the current scientific and philosophical discussions of colour vision. Thompson steers a course between the subjective and objective positions on colour, arguing for a relational account. This account develops a novel 'ecological' approach to colour vision in cognitive science and the philosophy of perception. It is vital reading for all cognitive scientists and philosophers whose interests touch upon this central area.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415117968
(216mm x 140mm x 28mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 16-Feb-1995
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Evan Thompson
Self, No Self?, Paperback (January 2013)
Self, No Self? is the first book of its kind. It brings together leading philosophical scholars of the Indian and Tibetan traditions with leading Western philosophers of mind and phenomenologists to explore issues about consciousness and selfhood from these multiple perspectives.
Mind in Life, Paperback (August 2010)
How is life related to the mind? This book explores the gap between biological life and consciousness. It argues that where there is life, there is mind: life and mind share common principles of self-organization, and the self-organizing features of mind are an enriched version of the self-organizing features of life.
Cambridge Handbook of Consciousness, Paperback (May 2007)» View all books by Evan Thompson
The first handbook of its kind to address topics of consciousness from philosophical, anthropological and neuroscientific perspectives.
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