Lecture 6: Vision II

author: John Gabrieli, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
recorded by: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MIT
published: Jan. 4, 2013,   recorded: January 2011,   views: 42
released under terms of: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike (CC-BY-NC-SA)
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How do we identify things in our environment? How are we able to perceive objects like faces? During this lecture, we will explore how we are able to recognize objects and how the visual system interacts with our brain to make sense of what we see.

Keywords: agnosia, prognosia, perception, amygdale, facial recognition

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