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Gibson, James J. (James Jerome) 1904-1979

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Works: 80 works in 402 publications in 8 languages and 8,637 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Author of introduction, Other, Contributor
Classifications: BF311, 153.7
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The senses considered as perceptual systems by James J Gibson( Book )

54 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Gibson does not treat of the different senses as mere producers of visual, auditory, tactual, or other sensations. Rather, he regards them as active seeking mechanisms for looking, listening, touching, and the like. This means that the emphasis is on explanations of how we are able to have the constant perceptions that we need for effective action and avoidance of physical harm in our everyday lives. The author clearly supports his view that the perception of reality is not something assembled or computed by the brain from an ever-varying kaleidoscope of sensations. He emphasizes the importance of regarding the different perceptual systems not only as active, but also interrelated
The perception of the visual world by James J Gibson( Book )

42 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ecological approach to visual perception by James J Gibson( Book )

75 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, first published in 1979,is about how we see: the environment around us (its surfaces, their layout, and their colors and textures); where we are in the environment; whether or not we are moving and, if we are, where we are going; what things are good for; how to do things (to thread a needle or drive an automobile); or why things look as they do. The basic assumption is that vision depends on the eye which is connected to the brain. The author suggests that natural vision depends on the eyes in the head on a body supported by the ground, the
Locke's theory of knowledge and its historical relations by James J Gibson( Book )

65 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in English and Slovenian and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Locke is probably one of the highest-regarded English philosophers, and the first of the British empiricists. His ideas on the mind and consciousness have continued to resonate throughout philosophy and philosophical thought ever since An Essay Concerning Human Understanding first appeared in 1690. James Gibson's Locke's Theory of Knowledge and its Historical Relations was first published in 1917, and saw its fourth reprinting in 1968. Here, it is made available for the first time in paperback. This hugely detailed work is an
Perception by Julian E Hochberg( Book )

10 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Perception of pictures by Margaret A Hagen( Book )

10 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reasons for realism : selected essays of James J. Gibson by James J Gibson( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and Japanese and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relation between audition and vision in the human newborn by Morton J Mendelson( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motion picture testing and research by James J Gibson( Book )

8 editions published between 1947 and 1948 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contents: Historical background of motion picture testing and research; The use of motion pictures in the design of psychological tests; Technique of construction of motion picture tests; The presentation of motion picture tests and other films requiring activity by the group; Aptitude tests; Proficiency tests; Research on the recognition of aircraft; Pictures as substitutes for visual realities; Perception and judgment of aerial space and distance as potential factors in pilot selection and training; The instructional techniques peculiar to motion pictures
Studies in psychology from Smith College by James J Gibson( Book )

9 editions published between 1935 and 1970 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reproduction of visually perceived forms by James J Gibson( Book )

8 editions published between 1928 and 1929 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La percepción del mundo visual by James J Gibson( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The formation and transformation of the perceptual world by Ivo Kohler( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The analysis of reading skill : a program of basic and applied research by Harry Levin( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The relation between audition and vision in the human newborn by Morton J Mendelson( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuous perspective transformations and the perception of rigid motion by Eleanor Jack Gibson( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pioneers in perception, a study of aesthetic perception : conversations with Arnheim, Gibson, Goodman, Schaefer-Simmern, and Sherman by Stanley S Madeja( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Optical motions and transformations as stimuli for visual perception by James J Gibson( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reciprocity of perceiver and environment : the evolution of James J. Gibson's ecological psychology by Thomas J Lombardo( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the nature of representation : a case study of James Gibson's theory of perception by Mark H Bickhard( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Gibson, J. J.

Gibson, J. J. 1904-1979

Gibson, J. J. (James Jerome)

Gibson, J. J. (James Jerome), 1904-1979

Gibson, James.

Gibson, James J.

Gibson, James J. 1904-1979

Gibson, James J. (James Jerome)

Gibson, James J. (James Jerome), 1904-1979

Gibson, James Jerome

Gibson, James Jerome 1904-

Gibson, James Jerome 1904-1979

Gibson, James Jerome, 1904-1980

James Gibson psicologo statunitense

James J. Gibson psychologue américain

James J. Gibson US-amerikanischer Psychologe

James Jerome Gibson

James Jerome Gibson Amerikaans psycholoog (1904-1979)

Гибсон, Дж., 1904-

Джеймс Джером Гибсон

ג'יימס ג'יי. גיבסון

جیمز جی. گیبسون

깁슨, 제임스 1904-1979

깁슨, 제임스 J. 1904-1979

제임스, 제롬 깁슨 1904-1979

ギブソン, J.J.

ジェームズ・ギブソン

詹姆斯·吉布森

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