This state-of-the-art handbook provides an authoritative overview of the field of perception, with special emphasis on new developments and trends. It surveys the entire field of perception, including vision, hearing, taste, olfaction, and cutaneous sensibility. It is ideal for researchers and teachers looking for succinct, state-of-the-art overviews of areas outside their speciality, and for anyone wanting to know about current research and future trends. It uses a tutorial approach that results in a balanced description of topics. A 'Selected Readings' section points to general references that provide more detailed treatments of each topic; 'Additional Topics' provide references to important topics. It is written by noted authorities in the field. It is now available in full text online via xreferplus, the award-winning reference library on the web from xrefer.
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Author Biography - E. Bruce Goldstein
E. Bruce Goldstein is Associate Professor of Psychology and Director of Undergraduate Programs in Psychology at the University of Pittsburgh. He has published numerous papers in visual physiology and visual perception and is the author of Psychology (1994) and Sensation and Perception, 5th edition (1999).