THE PSYCHOLOGY OF ART AND THE EVOLUTION OF THE CONSCIOUS BRAIN

By: Solso, Robert L.

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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.

Title: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF ART AND THE EVOLUTION OF THE CONSCIOUS BRAIN

Author Name: Solso, Robert L.

Categories: Psychology/Self-Help, Art and Artists,

Edition: First Thus, 2nd Impression

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, United States, The MIT Press: 2003

ISBN Number: 0262693321

ISBN Number 13: 9780262693325

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013047

Keywords: Psychology, Cognition, Consciousness, Human Evolution, Cognitive Psychology, Textbooks, Visual Perception, Solso, Robert L., 1933-