Vision Science Books

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Psychophysics: The Fundamentals
1.  Psychophysics: The Fundamentals by George A. Gescheider
The list author says:
  "A comprehensive and none-too-daunting introduction to a difficult area. A bit short on practical advice, though. Try Kingdom and Prins for that."
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Sensation and Perception
2.  Sensation and Perception by E. Bruce Goldstein
The list author says:
  "Reference work for undergraduate psychology students. Contains chapters on the other senses and some interesting asides about animal senses."
Used & New from: £27.91

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Perception
3.  Perception by Robert Sekuler
The list author says:
  "Covers much the same ground as Goldstein; Coren, Ward & Enns; Wolfe et al, and many other similar textbooks, but everybody seems to use it anyway! Contains chapters on the other senses."
Used & New from: £7.53
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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Visual Perception: Physiology, Psychology and Ecology
4.  Visual Perception: Physiology, Psychology and Ecology by Vicki Bruce
The list author says:
  "By far the best postgrad-level introduction to visual perception from cognitive, psychophysical and physiological perspectives. Vastly improved by the addition of Mark Georgeson as third author."
£28.95   Used & New from: £7.97
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Physiology of Behavior
5.  Physiology of Behavior by Neil R. Carlson
The list author says:
  "The most user-friendly intro to physiological psychology one could hope for."
Used & New from: £25.63
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The Motion Aftereffect: A Modern Perspective (Bradford Book) (Bradford Books)
6.  The Motion Aftereffect: A Modern Perspective (Bradford Book) (Bradford Books) by George Mather
The list author says:
  "Fascinating and thorough history and review of current research into this most compelling of visual illusions."
£26.29   Used & New from: £4.59

Spatial Vision (Oxford Psychology Series)
7.  Spatial Vision (Oxford Psychology Series) by Russell L. De Valois
The list author says:
  "Postgrad-level introduction to the Fourier approach to vision."
£48.40   Used & New from: £10.51

Visual Detection of Motion
8.  Visual Detection of Motion by Andrew Thomas Smith
The list author says:
  "Great introduction to the science and theory of motion perception. Out of print."
Used & New from: £15.28

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Visual Pattern Analyzers (Oxford Psychology Series)
9.  Visual Pattern Analyzers (Oxford Psychology Series) by Norma Van Surdam Graham
The list author says:
  "Meaty. Weighty. Worth looking at simply for the chapter on mathematics of visual stimulus presentation. Gets complicated around chapter 3 and stays that way."
£35.00   Used & New from: £14.99

The Island of the Colour-blind and Cycad Island
10.  The Island of the Colour-blind and Cycad Island by Oliver Sacks
The list author says:
  "Too much about islands and not enough about colour-blindness, but a good read. Although i wish Sacks would cut out his annoying use of endnotes. Git."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

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Who Is Fourier? a Mathematical Adventure
11.  Who Is Fourier? a Mathematical Adventure by Transnational College of Lex Tokyo
The list author says:
  "A knowledge of Fourier analysis is crucial in modern vision research. If, like me, you're crap at maths, this is the book for you! I've never enjoyed maths so much."
Used & New from: £15.77
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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Psychophysics
12.  Psychophysics by Frederick Kingdom
The list author says:
  "Haven't read this yet, but the authors know what they're talking about, so I trust it will be a good buy!"
£64.12   Used & New from: £31.94
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Basic Vision: An Introduction to Visual Perception
13.  Basic Vision: An Introduction to Visual Perception by Robert Snowden
The list author says:
  "Hugely entertaining (if a bit trite) undergraduate-level introduction to vision by the British vision Mafia."
Used & New from: £19.00
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

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Detection Theory: A User's Guide
14.  Detection Theory: A User's Guide by Neil A. Macmillan
The list author says:
  "Don't know your Wiebull from your Logistic? Wondering what's so great about the 2AFC paradigm? Then this book is for you."
£47.47   Used & New from: £41.35
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Discovering Statistics Using SPSS (Introducing Statistical Methods series)
15.  Discovering Statistics Using SPSS (Introducing Statistical Methods series) by Andy Field
The list author says:
  "I never thought that I would piss myself laughing at a statistic textbook, but this one made me wet my pants (and I think I may have learned something about statistics too)."
Used & New from: £29.09
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (130 customer reviews)

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