Perceptual Illusions: Philosophical and Psychological Essays by C. CalabiPerceptual Illusions: Philosophical and Psychological Essays by C. Calabi

Perceptual Illusions: Philosophical and Psychological Essays

byC. Calabi

Hardcover | May 22, 2012

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Although current debates in epistemology and philosophy of mind show a renewed interest in perceptual illusions, there is no systematic work in the philosophy of perception and in the psychology of perception with respect to the concept of illusion and the relation between illusion and error. This book aims to fill that gap.
IVANA BIANCHI Associate Professor of General Psychology at the University of Macerata, Department of Educational Sciences, Italy NICOLA BRUNO Full Professor of Psychology at the University of Parma, Italy ROBERTO CASATI Tenured senior researcher with the French Centre National de la Recherche Scienti?que (CNRS-EHESS-ENS), Paris, Fran...
Title:Perceptual Illusions: Philosophical and Psychological EssaysFormat:HardcoverDimensions:304 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 1.01 inPublished:May 22, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230347908

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements Notes on Contributors Introduction; C.Calabi PART I: WHAT IS AN ILLUSION? The Illusion of Visual Illusions; R.Schwartz Illusions that We Should Have (but don't); N.Bruno The Awareness of Illusions; E.Pasquinelli The Genesis of the Awareness of Illusions; U.Savardi , M.Kubovy & I.Bianchi PART II: VERIDICAL PERCEPTIONS Perceptual Constancies: Illusions and Veridicality; B.Maund Is the Moon Illusion an Illusion?; H.Ross Cats! Michotte's New Enigma of Perception; C.Calabi PART III: DO PICTURES AND MIRRORS FOOL THE EYE? Trompe l' il and the Nature of Pictures; P.Spinicci Towards a Synchretist Theory of Depiction (How to Account for the Illusionistic Aspect of Pictorial Mirrors, Illusions and Epistemic Innocence; R.Casati PART IV: OTHER ERRORS: RECALCITRANT EMOTIONS AND MISIDENTIFICATIONS Emotions, Perceptions and Emotional Illusions; C.Tappolet Perceptual Misrecognition: A Kind Of Illusion?; J.Dokic Seeing Double: Illusions of Identity in Delusional Disorders; P.Gerrans Index