Looking and the History of Perception
Formerly: HA 311B
A thematic introduction to issues of visuality, brain and perceptual functioning in past and present societies around the world. Content may include, the perception of space, motion and colour; pictures, symbols and signs; images and abstract thinking; art and the imitation of nature; tradition and its impact on seeing; new insights from the field of neuroarthistory.
- Credit will be granted for only one of AHVS 311B, HA 311B.