Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Processing the Facial Image by V. Bruce

Human faces present complex visual patterns that mediate a rich variety of social activity including the recognition of individuals, the perception of emotion, and lipreading. In recent years considerable progress has been made in understanding how these complex images are interpreted by the brain, and in the development of computer systems for the processing, transmission, and graphical display of faces. This volume provides state-of-the-art reviews of the processes involved in perceiving and recognizing faces, with perspectives from neurophysiology, neuropsychology, cognitive psychology, and developmental psychology. It also includes contributions from engineering and computer science. The authors are internationally recognized experts drawn from these various disciplines, and they review their own recent contributions to the field. Much of the current impetus and excitement comes from the remarkable degree of communication and collaboration, often spanning traditional disciplinary boundaries, that characterizes this field of research which is well illustrated by the chapters assembled in this volume.

Buy Processing the Facial Image by V. Bruce from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780198522614
ISBN-10: 0198522614
Format: Hardback
(304mm x 216mm x 14mm)
Pages: 138
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 27-Aug-1992
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Processing the Facial Image by V. Bruce

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Processing the Facial Image book by V. Bruce and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review