Bright Colors Falsely Seen: Synaesthesia and the Search for Transcendental Knowledge available in Hardcover
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- Yale University Press
Synaesthesia, a phenomenon known to science for over a century, is a rare form ofperception in which one sense may respond to stimuli received by other senses--as in"color hearing." This book provides the first history of synaesthesia and of thecontroversies about its significance. Kevin Dann offers new perspectives on this unusualmode of perception and its relation to the evolution of human consciousness. .
|Publisher:||Yale University Press|
|Product dimensions:||6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)|
About the Author
Kevin Dann is lecturer in the Department of History at Rutgers University.
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