The Resource Our senses : an immersive experience, Rob DeSalle ; illustrated by Patricia J. Wynne

Our senses : an immersive experience, Rob DeSalle ; illustrated by Patricia J. Wynne

Label
Our senses : an immersive experience
Title
Our senses
Title remainder
an immersive experience
Statement of responsibility
Rob DeSalle ; illustrated by Patricia J. Wynne
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YUS
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DeSalle, Rob
Dewey number
612.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP431
LC item number
.D483 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WL 700
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wynne, Patricia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Senses and sensation
  • Perception
  • Brain
  • Human evolution
  • Neuropsychology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Neuropsychology
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Neuroscience
  • Sense Organs
Target audience
adult
Label
Our senses : an immersive experience, Rob DeSalle ; illustrated by Patricia J. Wynne
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Book available in 2017
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The brainless majority : sensing the environment in organisms without brains -- 2. Brains and prains : brains (or not) in animals from sponges to us -- 3. The monkey's unculus : tactile and balance sensory capacity in animals -- 4. A matter of taste (and odorant) receptors : smell and taste reception in animals -- 5. All ears (and eyes) : animal hearing and sight -- 6. Supersmellers and supertasters : the limits of smell and taste in humans -- 7. Where am I? : the limits of hearing and balance in humans -- 8. Touchy feely : touch and how it is linked to other senses -- 9. The eyes have it : the limits of sight in humans -- 10. Accidents will happen : traumatic brain injury and the impact on our senses -- 11. Modern life, strokes, and the senses : the impact of strokes and other brain damage on sensory capacity -- 12. Full/half/split brains : people with unique brains -- 13. Team of rivals meets the kluge : making sense out of crossmodal stimuli from the outer world -- 14. Neural detritus : making sense out of a noisy environment -- 15. Pani ca' meusa, crème brûlée, and synesthesia : crossmodal impact on taste and synesthesia -- 16. Connectomes : how crossmodal interactions work in the brain -- 17. Faces and hallucinations : facial recognition and hallucinations as subjects in higher perception -- 18. Bob Dylan's Nobel : language, literacy, and how the senses interact to produce literature -- 19. Facing the music : the neurobiology of music and art -- 20. No limits : the limits to what we can sense and the future of our senses
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 298 pages
Isbn
9780300230192
Lccn
2017944414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1013169578
  • 1706125
  • (OCoLC)on1013169578
  • 1706125
Label
Our senses : an immersive experience, Rob DeSalle ; illustrated by Patricia J. Wynne
Publication
Copyright
Note
Book available in 2017
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The brainless majority : sensing the environment in organisms without brains -- 2. Brains and prains : brains (or not) in animals from sponges to us -- 3. The monkey's unculus : tactile and balance sensory capacity in animals -- 4. A matter of taste (and odorant) receptors : smell and taste reception in animals -- 5. All ears (and eyes) : animal hearing and sight -- 6. Supersmellers and supertasters : the limits of smell and taste in humans -- 7. Where am I? : the limits of hearing and balance in humans -- 8. Touchy feely : touch and how it is linked to other senses -- 9. The eyes have it : the limits of sight in humans -- 10. Accidents will happen : traumatic brain injury and the impact on our senses -- 11. Modern life, strokes, and the senses : the impact of strokes and other brain damage on sensory capacity -- 12. Full/half/split brains : people with unique brains -- 13. Team of rivals meets the kluge : making sense out of crossmodal stimuli from the outer world -- 14. Neural detritus : making sense out of a noisy environment -- 15. Pani ca' meusa, crème brûlée, and synesthesia : crossmodal impact on taste and synesthesia -- 16. Connectomes : how crossmodal interactions work in the brain -- 17. Faces and hallucinations : facial recognition and hallucinations as subjects in higher perception -- 18. Bob Dylan's Nobel : language, literacy, and how the senses interact to produce literature -- 19. Facing the music : the neurobiology of music and art -- 20. No limits : the limits to what we can sense and the future of our senses
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 298 pages
Isbn
9780300230192
Lccn
2017944414
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1013169578
  • 1706125
  • (OCoLC)on1013169578
  • 1706125

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