Week 4: Sensation and
Perception (Chapter 4)
Sensation and Perception
Animations of Processes within the
Classic Visual illusions
Blind Spot Demonstration
Subliminal Perception Web Sites
A Paper on Subliminal Perception
Science or Science Fiction?: Investigating the Possibility (and Plausibility) of Subliminal Persuasion [Cornell University].
Backward Masking: Do reversed music lyrics influence behavior? What do you think? What do you think your book would say about it?
A paper on visual agnosia
Examples of drawings made by people with visual agnosia
Overview of Agnosia
The visual system and agnosia: Informative Overview
The Brain and Vision
Visual Pathways: This site has pictures/diagrams and more information not presented in lecture.
Visual Pathways: This is a kids site, but contains a great diagram for studying.
The visual pathway overhead from class
The human eye overhead from class
Class notes: This is from another university, and varies a great deal from our own class. However, some of you might find it useful.
The Brain and Hearing
A diagram of the ear: Great for studying.
Ear overhead from class
The Brain and Taste
An Article on Taste