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A New Approach to the Cognitive Neuroscience of Melody

Aniruddh D. Patel

in The Cognitive Neuroscience of Music

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198525202
eISBN:
9780191689314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525202.003.0021
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology

This chapter demonstrates the cognitive richness of melody perception. It also introduces a new method for the neural study of melody. It starts by presenting the thirteen ways of hearing a melody. ... More


Literature in the Making: A History of U.S. Literary Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century

Nancy Glazener

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780199390137
eISBN:
9780199390151
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199390137.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Literature in the contemporary sense, comprising drama, fiction, poetry, and certain kinds of nonfiction prose, cohered during the nineteenth century and became the defining object of departments of ... More


When Art Disrupts Religion: Aesthetic Experience and the Evangelical Mind

Philip S. Francis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780190279769
eISBN:
9780190279790
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190279769.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The memoirs, interviews, and ethnographic field notes gathered in these pages lay bare the power of the arts to unsettle and rework deeply ingrained religious beliefs and practices. This book bridges ... More


Conclusion: On Method

Reidar Due

in Love in Motion: Erotic Relationships in Film

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167338
eISBN:
9780231850513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167338.003.0011
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This concluding chapter discusses the methodology of the book. The method of this aesthetic enquiry into the history of film form is grounded in ethical, ontological, and semiotic considerations. The ... More


Code, Interpretation, Avant-Garde

Roberto Simanowski

in Digital Art and Meaning: Reading Kinetic Poetry, Text Machines, Mapping Art, and Interactive Installations

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816667376
eISBN:
9781452946788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816667376.003.0008
Subject:
Art, Art Theory and Criticism

This chapter assesses the problem of meaning in relation to aesthetic theories of presence and event. It supports narcissistic erotics of interpretation and considers ironic and multiple-perspective ... More


The Strasbourg Cathedral: Edification and Theophany

Dorothea E. von Mücke

in The Practices of the Enlightenment: Aesthetics, By (author)ship, and the Public

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231172462
eISBN:
9780231539333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231172462.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This chapter offers a close reading of one of the key programmatic texts promoting the new model of original genius: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's early pamphlet “On German Architecture” (1772). ... More


Sacco with Badiou: On the Political Ontology of Comics

Alexander Dunst

in The Comics of Joe Sacco: Journalism in a Visual World

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781496802217
eISBN:
9781496802262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496802217.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

Alexander Dunst draws on the philosophy of Alain Badiou to chart an important shift from Sacco’s first long-form works of comics journalism--namely, Palestine and Safe Area Goražde--to the more ... More


The Concept of Expression in the Arts from a Wittgensteinian Perspective

Charles Altieri

in Wittgenstein and Modernism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226420370
eISBN:
9780226420547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226420547.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Altieri argues that contemporary aesthetics has lost the force of the expressivist values of modernist poetics and aesthetics, typically settling instead for a common sense of understanding of ... More


B. K. Sarkar, “Viewpoints in Aesthetics” (1922)

Nalini Bhushan and Jay L. Garfield

in Indian Philosophy in English: From Renaissance to Independence

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199769261
eISBN:
9780190267605
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199769261.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter presents an excerpt from Benoy Kumar Sarkar’s 1922 book, The Futurism of Young Asia. Sarkar was a polymath who trained in English and history. He held a chair in Economics and lectured ... More


The Queer Erotics of José Garcia Villa’s Modernism

Martin Joseph Ponce

in Beyond the Nation: Diasporic Filipino Literature and Queer Reading

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814768051
eISBN:
9780814768662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814768051.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter focuses on the creation of anglophone Filipino modernism as a “queer” literary practice in José Garcia Villa's work. The literary practices through which he became “the inventor of ... More


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