Chapter 8. Representation of Reality in the Perceptual World

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme and
  2. Maeve O'Connor
  1. Colin Blakemore

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720523.ch8

Ciba Foundation Symposium 69 - Brain and Mind

Ciba Foundation Symposium 69 - Brain and Mind

How to Cite

Blakemore, C. (1979) Representation of Reality in the Perceptual World, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 69 - Brain and Mind (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720523.ch8

Author Information

  1. Physiological Laboratory, University of Cambridge

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1979

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780444900951

Online ISBN: 9780470720523

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Keywords:

  • representation of reality;
  • solipsism;
  • sensory neurobiology;
  • theory of knowledge;
  • sensory systems

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Neurobiological Approach to Epistemology

  • The Functions of Vision

  • The Nature of Identification

  • Logical problems

  • Biological Solipsism

  • References