Lower-level visual processing and models of light adaptation.

@article{Hood1998LowerlevelVP,
  title={Lower-level visual processing and models of light adaptation.},
  author={Donald C. Hood},
  journal={Annual review of psychology},
  year={1998},
  volume={49},
  pages={
          503-35
        }
}
  • D. Hood
  • Published 1998
  • Biology, Psychology
  • Annual review of psychology
Before there was a formal discipline of psychology, there were attempts to understand the relationship between visual perception and retinal physiology. Today, there is still uncertainty about the extent to which even very basic behavioral data (called here candidates for lower-level processing) can be predicted based upon retinal processing. Here, a general framework is proposed for developing models of lower-level processing. It is argued that our knowledge of ganglion cell function and… 

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