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Author Shepard, Roger N.

Title Mind sights : original visual illusions, ambiguities, and other anomalies, with a commentary on the play of mind in perception and art / Roger N. Shepard
Published New York : W.H. Freeman and Co., [1990]


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 MELB  152.148 She/Mso  AVAILABLE
Description x, 228 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents I. FOREWORD -- Visual tricks in science and art -- Portrait of the psychologist as a young artist -- II. THE DRAWINGS -- Introduction -- A. Depth illusions -- B. Depth ambiguities -- C. Object ambiguities -- D. Figure-ground ambiguities -- E. Figure-ground impossibilities -- F. Depth impossibilities -- G. Pictorial self-references -- H. Symbolic self-references -- I. Transmogrifications -- III. AFTERWORD -- Drawing from a bag of tricks -- Perception, pictures, anomalies, and the mind -- Concluding remarks -- Notes -- Index
Analysis Illusions
Notes Inckudes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [215]-221
Subject Optical illusions.
Visual perception.
Optical Illusions.
Visual Perception.
Genre/Form Drawing.
LC no. 90032451
ISBN 0716721333 (paperback)