Human Haptic Perception : Basics and Applications Hardback
Edited by Martin Grunwald
Haptic perception - human beings' active sense of touch - is the most complex of human sensory systems, and has taken on growing importance within varied scientific disciplines as well as in practical industrial fields.
This book's international team of authors presents the most comprehensive collection of writings on the subject published to date and cover the results of research as well as practical applications.
After an introduction to the theory and history of the field, subsequent chapters are dedicated to the neuro-physiological basics as well as the psychological and clinical neuro-psychological aspects of haptic perception.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 676 pages, 10 Tables, black and white; 238 Illustrations, black and white; IX, 676 p. 238 illus.
- Publisher: Birkhauser Verlag AG
- Publication Date: 17/10/2008
- Category: Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology
- ISBN: 9783764376116