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Sensation and Perception

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Long regarded as the gold standard in sensation and perception texts, E. Bruce Goldstein's SENSATION AND PERCEPTION has helped more than 100,000 students make the connection between perception and physiology. Goldstein has crafted an easier-to-understand, and more student-friendly book, without sacrificing the text's comprehensive examination of sensation and perception. G ...more
Paperback, 6th edition, 680 pages
Published August 1st 2001 by Wadsworth Publishing Company (first published January 1980)
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Dec 16, 2009 Katie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Blah, Blah, text book. Good information about sensation and perception and intriguing for those of us who are fascinated by human behavior. I guess I was tired of seeing no books on my currently reading list.
Oct 09, 2015 Ree rated it really liked it
Okay, I didn't actually read the entire book, since I only needed some chapters as exam preparation and there really was no time for me to revise any extra content. But having said that, I really wouldn't have minded reading more. For one, the topic interest me (always helpful), and for the other, this was very well written, structured and presented. The authors explained stuff with the intention of actually explaining it and not to sound all high and mighty and academically superior. Also expla ...more
I actually didn't like this textbook. It was poorly organized and made too many assumptions of prior knowledge about its readership. Very dense, not user-friendly, but at least I learned a lot by rewriting notes in my own words...
I read this for one of my courses in college as exam preparation and enjoyed it a lot. Especially the many examples helped me to understand the various concepts.
Dan Trachtman
Mar 06, 2011 Dan Trachtman rated it liked it
read for school. Almost a physiology science textbook. Donated cause I can get that info online now
Sveučilišna Knjižnica Rijeka
Osjeti - Psihologija - Udžbenik
Percepcija - Psihologija - Udžbenik
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