By Glyn Humphreys,Jane Riddoch
The case learn of John has supplied a distinct perception into the character of visible agnosia and extra commonly into the underlying tactics which help human imaginative and prescient. After affliction a stroke, John had difficulties in spotting universal gadgets, faces, seeing shades, studying and discovering his approach round his setting. A Reader in visible Agnosia brings jointly the first medical papers describing the distinct investigations for every visible challenge which the authors performed with John, referred to as sufferer HJA. This paintings was once summarised at first in To See yet to not See (1987), and 26 years later in A Case examine in visible Agnosia Revisited (2013).
The chapters are divided into 6 elements similar to the most important parts of investigation:
- Integrative visible agnosia
- Perception of world form
- Face perception
- Colour perception
- Word recognition
- Changes over time
Each half features a brief advent, written by means of the 2 major researchers who labored with John, which highlights the relatives among the papers and demonstrates the pathway of the case research. The booklet should be worthy to scholars and researchers in visible cognition, cognitive neuropsychology and imaginative and prescient neuroscience.
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A Reader in Visual Agnosia by Glyn Humphreys,Jane Riddoch