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On the necessary conditions of sensations, as illustrated by the sense of hearing

McKendrick, John Gray

On the necessary conditions of sensations, as illustrated by the sense of hearing

by McKendrick, John Gray

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Published by s.n.] in [Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Senses and sensation,
  • Hearing.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John G. M"Kendrick.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15962660M

    The ear can be separated into multiple sections. The outer ear includes the pinna, which is the visible part of the ear that protrudes from our heads, the auditory canal, and the tympanic membrane, or middle ear contains three tiny bones known as the ossicles, which are named the malleus (or hammer), incus (or anvil), and the stapes (or stirrup). With conductive hearing loss, hearing problems are associated with a failure in the vibration of the eardrum and/or movement of the ossicles. These problems are often dealt with through devices like hearing aids that amplify incoming sound waves to make vibration of the eardrum and movement of the ossicles more likely to occur.

    ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH 1, () Comfort and Thermal Sensations and Associated Physiological Responses at Various Ambient Temperatures' A. P. GAGGE, J. A. J. STOLWIJK, AND J. D. HARDY John B. Pierce Foundation Laboratory, New Haven, Connecticut Received Janu Sensory estimates of comfort and thermal sensation for resting-sitting unclothed subjects have Cited by: Hartley Steiner lives in the Seattle area with her three sons, two of which are on the spectrum. Hartley is the award winning author of Sensational Journeys and This is Gabriel Making Sense of School, as well as a contributing writer for the SPD Foundation's blog, S.I. Focus Magazine and Autism Spectrum Quarterly. Hartley chronicles the never ending chaos that is her life on the blog Hartley's /5(40).

    If you have the condition known as synesthesia, the capacity for experiencing unusual sensations along with ordinary ones, you may know. For instance, Sean Day sees the color blue simultaneously with the taste of beef, and an orange blob appears in his field of vision when he consumes foods that have been sea-soned with ginger (Carpenter, ).   When the stirrup causes the fluid in the cochlea to vibrate, the cilia move. The cilia change the vibrations into message that are sent to the brain through the auditory nerve. The auditory nerve carries message f receptors in ear to the brain. The brain then makes sense of the messages and tells what sounds you are hearing.


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On the necessary conditions of sensations, as illustrated by the sense of hearing by McKendrick, John Gray Download PDF EPUB FB2

On the Necessary Conditions of Sensations, as Illustrated by the Sense of Hearing. John G M'Kendrick Assistant to the Professor of Physiology in the University of by: 1. On the necessary conditions of sensations, as illustrated by the sense of hearing () A review of recent researches on the physiology of the nervous system () Note on the perception of musical sounds ().

NECESSARY CONDITIONS OF SENSATIONS - Free download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online for free. On the necessary conditions of sensations, as illustrated by the sense of hearing by McKendrick, John G.

(John Gray), ; University of Glasgow. Library Published Topics Senses and sensation, Hearing. Start studying Anatomy Lab Test Ch Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

Activity or sensation Exteroceptor Interoceptor Specific receptor type Backing into a sun-heated iron railing Someone steps on your foot Reading a book Leaning on your elbows Doing sit-ups The “too full” sensation Seasickness Receptor Physiology 3.

Explain how On the necessary conditions of sensations sensory receptors act as transducers: 4. Define stimulus: Size: 62KB. A condition can be either necessary or sufficient without being the other. For instance, being a mammal (N) is necessary but not sufficient to being human (S), and that a number is rational (S) is sufficient but not necessary to being a real number (N) (since there are real numbers that are not rational).

Hearing begins with the ears, which receive sounds and send them to the auditory cortex, near the back of the brain, for primary instrument for sound gathering in the ear is the eardrum, or tympanic membrane, which separates the outer ear from the middle eardrum passes along sound vibrations to the ossicles, the three smallest bones in the human body, which then divert.

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Which of the following could impair the sense of hearing if damaged. (T/F) The internal (inner) ear functions in the sensation of hearing only. False (T/F) The "stirrup" is also referred to as the stapes. However, as illustrated in the excerpt below, what is also explicitly implied in Becker’s data and analysis is that the sensual experience of a marijuana high is made to happen by much more than the passive effects of the drug itself—that is, a certain amount of somatic work is necessary for the active production of a marijuana high.

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INTRODUCTION. Theories for conscious mind range from bizarre to prosaic. Bizarre theories include spiritualistic ideas in which mind is imposed on brain from the outside, as if the brain were some sort of antenna (Nunez, ).But even traditional science could yield such theories: a case in point is the theory that quantum mechanics entanglement might influence mind at a distance (Stapp, Cited by: 5.

Sound waves are changes in pressure generated by vibrating molecules. The physical characteristics of sound waves influence the three psychological features of sound: loudness, pitch, and timbre. Loudness depends on the amplitude, or height, of sound waves. The greater the amplitude, the louder the sound perceived.

These five colorful books awaken young minds to the wonders of the senses: the taste of oranges, the aroma of fresh-baked bread, and other sensations that give us delight in being alive.

Educational, yet fun to read, this clever series is clearly written and cheerfully illustrated in flowing colors throughout/5(17). The group will also need a Pointer and a Data Recorder. Divide the class into equal groups so that results can be compared quantitatively among the groups.

If the numbers do not come out evenly, the Pointer and Data Recorder can be the same person, and extra people can take turns being Listeners. Conductive hearing loss is caused by physical damage to the ear (such as to the eardrums or ossicles) that reduces the ability of the ear to transfer vibrations from the outer ear to the inner ear.

Sensorineural hearing loss, which is caused by damage to the cilia or to the auditory nerve, is less common overall but frequently occurs with age Author: Charles Stangor, Jennifer Walinga. Moreover [this condition might occur] in the different senses themselves, and consequently it would be possible for hearing to detect the objects of sight, and what we arrive at by smell some other creature should reach by some other [sense] because [this other sense] had a composition the same [as that of our sense of smell.

The eighth, often neglected, but frequently problematic sensory system in SPD is the Interoceptive System.

Interoception refers to sensations related to the physiological/physical condition of the body. Interoceptors are internal sensors that provide a sense of what our internal organs are feeling.

Hunger and thirst are examples of interoception. Hearing on the other hand well, it’s boring. This is a misconception that neuroscientist Seth Horowitz knocks down in The Universal Sense, in which he sings the praises of this underrated sense.

Definition, Usage and a list of synesthesia Examples in common speech and literature. In literature, synesthesia refers to a technique adopted by writers to present ideas, characters or places in such a manner that they appeal to more than one senses like hearing, seeing, smell etc.

at a given tion, Usage and a list of synesthesia Examples in common speech and literature.Anatomy of the Auditory System.

The ear can be separated into multiple sections. The outer ear includes the pinna, which is the visible part of the ear that protrudes from our heads, the auditory canal, and the tympanic membrane, or middle ear contains three tiny bones known as the ossicles, which are named the malleus (or hammer), incus (or anvil), and the stapes (or stirrup).The sense of Taste, another evolved sense, manifests by means of certain nerves terminating in tiny cells of the tongue, known as "taste buds"; the latter are stimulated chemically by objects brought in contact with them, the impulse being conveyed to the nerves, and by them transmitted to the brain.