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Visual Development [electronic resource]

  • Daw, Nigel W. author.
  • 2006
Visual Development [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Visual Development[electronic resource] / by Nigel W. Daw.
  • Edition
    Second Edition.
  • Author
    Daw, Nigel W., author.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XII, 268 p. 140 illus. : online resource.
  • Contents Note
    Motion sensitivity and the origins of infantile strabismus -- Ventral and dorsal cortical processing streams -- Functional Organization of the Visual System -- Development of the Visual System -- Development of Visual Capabilities -- Anatomical Development of the Visual System -- Development of Receptive Field Properties -- Amblyopia and the Effects of Visual Deprivation -- Modifications to the Visual Input that Lead to Nervous System Changes -- Physiological and Anatomical Changes that Result from Optical and Motor Deficits -- What Is Amblyopia? -- Critical Periods -- Mechanisms of Plasticity -- Concepts of Plasticity -- Mechanisms of Plasticity in the Visual Cortex -- Long-Term Potentiation and Long-Term Depression as Early Steps in Ocular Dominance Plasticity -- Deprivation Myopia and Emmetropization.
  • Topical Term
    Medicine.
    Neurosciences.
    Ophthalmology.
    Biomedical engineering.
    Biomedicine.
    Neurosciences.
    Ophthalmology.
    Biomedical Engineering.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9780387253718
  • ISBN
    9780387304847
  • Language
    English