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By Glyn Humphreys,Jane Riddoch

The case research of John has supplied a different perception into the character of visible agnosia and extra largely into the underlying approaches which aid human imaginative and prescient. After affliction a stroke, John had difficulties in spotting universal items, faces, seeing colors, studying and discovering his method round his setting. A Reader in visible Agnosia brings jointly the first clinical papers describing the unique investigations for every visible challenge which the authors conducted with John, referred to as sufferer HJA. This paintings was once summarised at the start in To See yet to not See (1987), and 26 years later in A Case research in visible Agnosia Revisited (2013).

The chapters are divided into 6 components reminiscent of the foremost parts of investigation:

  • Integrative visible agnosia

  • Perception of worldwide form

  • Face perception

  • Colour perception

  • Word recognition

  • Changes over time

Each half features a brief advent, written through the 2 major researchers who labored with John, which highlights the family members among the papers and demonstrates the pathway of the case research. The e-book should be worthy to scholars and researchers in visible cognition, cognitive neuropsychology and imaginative and prescient neuroscience.

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