Chapter 16. The Human Eye

  1. C. U. M. Smith

Published Online: 24 NOV 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694374.ch16

Biology of Sensory Systems, Second Edition

Biology of Sensory Systems, Second Edition

How to Cite

Smith, C. U. M. (2009) The Human Eye, in Biology of Sensory Systems, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694374.ch16

Author Information

  1. Vision Sciences, Aston University, Birmingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 NOV 2008
  2. Published Print: 9 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470518625

Online ISBN: 9780470694374

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Keywords:

  • the human eye;
  • anatomy of the eye;
  • function of the eyelids;
  • embryology of the eye;
  • physiology of the eye;
  • cataract;
  • ciliary processes;
  • movements of the eyeball

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Anatomy

  • Embryology

  • Detailed Anatomy and Physiology

  • Movements of the Eyeball

  • Concluding Remarks