Solso, Robert L.
Title THE PSYCHOLOGY OF ART AND THE EVOLUTION OF THE CONSCIOUS BRAIN
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First Thus, 2nd Impression
Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher Cambridge, MA, United States The MIT Press 2003
0262693321 / 9780262693325
Seller ID 013047
xvi, + 278pp., unpaginated colour-plate sections. Intext, b/white halftone plates, line-drawings and graphs. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Colour-art illustrated ('Rider' by Lao Jai, Beijing) card wrapper mildly bumped and edgeworn only. Textblock unmarked. "How did the human brain evolve so that art and an appreciation of art could develop? In 'The Psychology of Art and the Evolution of the Conscious Brain', Robert Solso descibes how a consciousness that evolved for other purposes perceives and creates art." Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Preface, Introduction, 8 chapters, Notes, Refs., Index. Book weight approx. 505g.
Psychology, Cognition, Consciousness, Human Evolution, Cognitive Psychology, Textbooks, Visual Perception, Solso, Robert L., 1933-