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Download A Reader in Visual Agnosia by Glyn Humphreys,Jane Riddoch PDF

By Glyn Humphreys,Jane Riddoch

The case examine of John has supplied a different perception into the character of visible agnosia and extra generally into the underlying approaches which aid human imaginative and prescient. After pain a stroke, John had difficulties in spotting universal gadgets, faces, seeing colors, studying and discovering his means round his setting. A Reader in visible Agnosia brings jointly the first medical papers describing the specific investigations for every visible challenge which the authors performed with John, often called sufferer HJA. This paintings used to be summarised at the start in To See yet to not See (1987), and 26 years later in A Case research in visible Agnosia Revisited (2013).



The chapters are divided into 6 elements comparable to the major components of investigation:




  • Integrative visible agnosia



  • Perception of worldwide form



  • Face perception



  • Colour perception



  • Word recognition



  • Changes over time


Each half incorporates a brief advent, written via the 2 major researchers who labored with John, which highlights the kin among the papers and demonstrates the pathway of the case research. The ebook can be necessary to scholars and researchers in visible cognition, cognitive neuropsychology and imaginative and prescient neuroscience.

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