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The Resource A vision of the brain, Semir Zeki

A vision of the brain, Semir Zeki

Label
A vision of the brain
Title
A vision of the brain
Statement of responsibility
Semir Zeki
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
612.8/255
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP382.O22
LC item number
Z45 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WL 307
NLM item number
Z48v 1993
Label
A vision of the brain, Semir Zeki
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780632030545.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. The retina and the visual image -- 2. Functional specialization in human cerebral cortex -- 3. The representation of the retina in the primary visual cortex -- 4. Colour in the cerebral cortex -- 5. The evidence against a colour centre in the cortex -- 6. The concept of the duality of the visual process -- 7. The extent of the visual receptive cortex -- 8. The spell of cortical architecture -- 9. Hierarchies in the visual system -- 10. A motion-blind patient -- 11. The multiple visual areas of the cerebral cortex -- 12. The basic anatomy of the visual areas -- 13. Parallelism in the visual cortex -- 14. Functional specialization in the visual cortex -- 15. Functional specialization in human visual cortex -- 16. The collapse of the old concepts -- 17. The mapping of visual functions in the brain -- 18. The corpus callosum as a guide to functional specialization in the visual cortex -- 19. Functional segregation in cortical areas feeding the specialized visual areas
  • 20. The P and M pathways and the 'what and where' doctrine -- 21. The modularity of the brain -- 22. The plasticity of the brain -- 23. Colour vision and the brain -- 24. The cerebral cortex as a categorizer -- 25. The retinex theory and the organization of the colour pathways in the brain -- 26. The physiology of the colour pathways -- 27. Some specific visual disturbances of cerebral origin -- 28. A tense relationship -- 29. A theory of multi-stage integration in the visual cortex -- 30. The disintegration of cerebral integration -- 31. The anatomy of integration -- 32. Further unsolved problems of integration -- 33. Consciousness and knowledge through vision
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 366 pages
Isbn
9780632030545
Lccn
92048866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 896. Illustrated wrappers. Correspondence re the book (1 p., Jan.17, no year) laid in
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26856193
  • ucoclc26856193
Label
A vision of the brain, Semir Zeki
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780632030545.pdf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. The retina and the visual image -- 2. Functional specialization in human cerebral cortex -- 3. The representation of the retina in the primary visual cortex -- 4. Colour in the cerebral cortex -- 5. The evidence against a colour centre in the cortex -- 6. The concept of the duality of the visual process -- 7. The extent of the visual receptive cortex -- 8. The spell of cortical architecture -- 9. Hierarchies in the visual system -- 10. A motion-blind patient -- 11. The multiple visual areas of the cerebral cortex -- 12. The basic anatomy of the visual areas -- 13. Parallelism in the visual cortex -- 14. Functional specialization in the visual cortex -- 15. Functional specialization in human visual cortex -- 16. The collapse of the old concepts -- 17. The mapping of visual functions in the brain -- 18. The corpus callosum as a guide to functional specialization in the visual cortex -- 19. Functional segregation in cortical areas feeding the specialized visual areas
  • 20. The P and M pathways and the 'what and where' doctrine -- 21. The modularity of the brain -- 22. The plasticity of the brain -- 23. Colour vision and the brain -- 24. The cerebral cortex as a categorizer -- 25. The retinex theory and the organization of the colour pathways in the brain -- 26. The physiology of the colour pathways -- 27. Some specific visual disturbances of cerebral origin -- 28. A tense relationship -- 29. A theory of multi-stage integration in the visual cortex -- 30. The disintegration of cerebral integration -- 31. The anatomy of integration -- 32. Further unsolved problems of integration -- 33. Consciousness and knowledge through vision
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 366 pages
Isbn
9780632030545
Lccn
92048866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 896. Illustrated wrappers. Correspondence re the book (1 p., Jan.17, no year) laid in
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26856193
  • ucoclc26856193

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