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Author Perceiving, Acting and Knowing (Conference) (1973 : University of Minnesota)

Title Perceiving, acting, and knowing : toward an ecological psychology / edited by Robert Shaw, John Bransford
Published Hillsdale, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates ; New York : distributed by the Halsted Press Division, Wiley, 1977


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Description ix, 492 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Psychological approaches to the problem of knowledge / Robert Shaw and John Bransford -- James J. Gibson's strategy for perceiving : ask not what's inside your head, but what your head's inside of / William M. Mace -- The theory of affordances / James J. Gibson -- Some comments on the nature of the perceived universe / Karl H. Pribram -- Perceiving the face of change in changing faces : implications for a theory of object perception / Robert Shaw and John Pittenger -- Visual attention and sensibility / Marcus Hester -- The development of thought : on perceiving and knowing / Peter B. Pufall -- The mechanics of growth and adaptive change / Michael Cunningham -- Preliminaries to a theory of action with reference to vision / M.T. Turvey -- A conception framework for cognitive psychology : motor theories of the mind / Walter B. Weimer -- Speech and the problem of perceptual constance / Donald Shankweiler, Winifred Strange, and Robert Verbrugge -- Disorganization in thought and word / Michael P. Maratsos -- Resemblances in language and perception / Robert R. Verbrugge -- How to catch a zebra in semantic memory / Elizabeth F. Loftus -- Remember that old theory of memory? Well, forget it! / James J. Jenkins -- Toward unexplaining memory / John D. Bransford, Nancy S. McCarrell, Jeffrey J. Franks, and Kathleen E. Nitsch
Analysis Man Cognition
Man Cognition Conference proceedings
Man Perception
Man Perception Conference proceedings
Notes "The chapters in this volume derive from a conference ... held by the Center for Research in Human Learning at the University of Minnesota, July 23-August 17, 1973."
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and indexes
Subject Cognition -- Congresses.
Perception -- Congresses.
Perception -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Bransford, John.
Shaw, Robert, 1936 February 20-
University of Minnesota. Center for Research in Human Learning.
LC no. 76047481
ISBN 0470990147