CSci 120 - Lecture 2
© M. Firebaugh
A. Conclude Chapter 1: What is Multimedia?
B. Why MultiMedia? - The Visualization Concept
C. Delivering Multimedia
D. An Introduction to MS-WORD, MacOS System, and the Text's CD-ROM
The words or the language, as they are written or spoken, do not seem to play any role in my mechanism of thought. The psychical entities which seem to serve as elements of thought are certain signs and more or less clear images which can be "voluntarily" reproduced and combined...;The above mentioned elements are, in my case, of visual and some muscular type. Conventional words or other signs have to be sought for laboriously only in a second stage, when the mentioned associative play is sufficiently established and can be reproduced at will.
Almost all my mathematical thinking is done visually and in terms of non-verbal concepts
English Representation (symbolic)
Iconic Representation (visual)
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