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Sources of color science

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Sources of color science

This edition was published in by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass.

Table of Contents

Timaeus 68, by Plato.
On the soul II, 7, by Aristotle.
Sense and the sensible 2, 3, by Aristotle.
Meteorologica III, 2, 4, by Aristotle.
New theory about light and colors, by I. Newton.
Opticks, by I. Newton.
Theory of colors and vision, by G. Palmer.
Theory of light, by G. Palmer.
On the theory of light and colors, by T. Young.
Theory of compound colors, by H. G. Grassmann.
Theory of the perception of colors, by J. C. Maxwell.
The diagram of colors, by J. C. Maxwell.
Theory of compound colors, and the relations of the colors of the spectrum, by J. C. Maxwell.
On color vision, by J. C. Maxwell.
Physiological optics, by H. von Helmholtz.
Contribution to the physiology of visual sensations, by J. von Kries.
Chromatic adaptation, by J. von Kries.
Influence of adaptation on the effects produced by luminous stimuli, by J. von Kries.
The optics of trichromatic photography, by F. E. Ives.
Outline of a theory of color measurement for daylight vision, by E. Schrödinger.
Thresholds of color differences, by E. Schrödinger.
Some problems of visual perception, by J. Guild.
Interpretation of quantitative data in visual problems, by J. Guild.
Measurability of sensations of hue, brightness, or saturation, by L. F. Richardson.
Retinal structure and color vision, by S. Polyak.
Laminar pattern of the lateral geniculate nucleus considered in relation to color vision, by Sir W. E. Le Gros Clark.

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