"This thoroughly revised and expanded edition of Theories and Visual Perception contains critical accounts of the major approaches to the challenge of explaining how we see the world. It explains why approaches to theories of visual perception differ so widely and places each theory into its historical and philosophical context." "This volume provides extensive coverage of the most significant theories of visual perception, along with a valuable insight into their historical backgrounds. It will be welcomed by students and researchers in the fields of physiology and neuroscience."--BOOK JACKET.