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Part 1 contains introduction to the cognitive approach. Part 2 - Visual Cognition including iconic storage, verbal coding, pattern recognition, focal attention and figural synthesis, words as visual pattern, visual memory. Part 3 - Auditory Cognition includes speech perception, echoic memory and auditory attention, active verbal memory, sentences. Part 4 - Cognitive approa ...more
Hardcover, 351 pages
Published December 1st 1967 by Prentice Hall
(first published June 1st 1967)
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“It is said that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. As a hypothesis about localization of function, the statement is not quite right – the brain and not the eye is surely the most important organ involved ... Whether it is beautiful or ugly or just conveniently at hand, the world of experience is produced by the man who experiences it (Neisser, 1967: 3).”More quotes…