Blindsight: A Case Study Spanning 35 Years and New Developments

Blindsight: A Case Study Spanning 35 Years and New Developments

Lawrence Weiskrantz / Oct 01, 2020

Blindsight A Case Study Spanning Years and New Developments Blindsight is an unusual condition where the sufferer can respond to visual stimuli while lacking any conscious feeling of having seen the stimuli It occurs after a particular form of brain injury Th

  • Title: Blindsight: A Case Study Spanning 35 Years and New Developments
  • Author: Lawrence Weiskrantz
  • ISBN: 9780199567218
  • Page: 345
  • Format: Paperback
  • Blindsight is an unusual condition where the sufferer can respond to visual stimuli, while lacking any conscious feeling of having seen the stimuli It occurs after a particular form of brain injury The first edition of Blindsight, by one of the pioneers in the field Lawrence Weiskrantz, reported studies of a patient with this condition It was an important, much citedBlindsight is an unusual condition where the sufferer can respond to visual stimuli, while lacking any conscious feeling of having seen the stimuli It occurs after a particular form of brain injury The first edition of Blindsight, by one of the pioneers in the field Lawrence Weiskrantz, reported studies of a patient with this condition It was an important, much cited publication In the past twenty years, further work has been done in this area, and this new edition brings the book up to date Retaining the original text, but adding a substantial new chapter and colour illustrations, the first section of the book summarizes findings on DB since the last published account in 1986 The second part includes information on other new research that has occurred since the last edition As well as giving an account of research over a number of years into a particular case of blindsight, it provides a discussion of the historical and neurological background, a review of cases reported by other investigators, and a number of theoretical and practical issues and implications The book will be valuable for cognitive psychologists and cognitive neuroscientists, as well as philosophers of mind Features Whilst retaining the text of the original classic book, a substantial new chapter and colour illustrations have been added, reporting of research with the subject of the original volume DB that been undertaken in the past twetny years Includes coverage of work from other investigators and provides coverage of the historical and neurological background Written and updated by one of the pioneers in the field of blindsight

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      • Lawrence Weiskrantz

        Lawrence Weiskrantz was a British psychologist, who discovered the phenomenon of blindsight.


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