In favor of an ecological account of color


Journal Article

Byrne & Hilbert understate the difficulties facing their version of color realism. We doubt that they can fix reflectance types and magnitudes in a way that does not invoke relations to perceivers. B&H's account, therefore, resembles the dispositional or ecological accounts that they dismiss. This is a good thing, for a dispositional account is promising if understood in an ecological framework.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Huettel, S; Polger, T; Riley, M

Published Date

  • February 1, 2003

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 26 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 33 -

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0140-525X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1017/S0140525X03340014

Citation Source

  • Scopus