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How Vision Works: The Physiological Mechanisms Behind What We See

Yale Medicine Magazine, 2012 - Autumn


by Nigel W. Daw, Ph.D., professor emeritus of ophthalmology and neuroscience, and professor of neurobiology (Oxford University Press) This text, designed to offer a broad overview rather than detailed treatment of specialized topics, covers the psychology, anatomy, and physiology of all aspects of the visual system. Each chapter addresses a separate aspect of vision and includes illustrations.