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Rebel Genius: Warren S. McCulloch's Transdisciplinary Life in Science

Tara H. Abraham

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035095
eISBN:
9780262335386
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035095.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Warren S. McCulloch (1898-1969) has become an icon of the American cybernetics movement and of current work in the cognitive neurosciences. Much of this legacy stems from his classic 1943 work with ... More


An Ordinary Marriage: The World of a Gentry Family in Provincial Russia

Katherine Pickering Antonova

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199796991
eISBN:
9780199979721
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199796991.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Family History

This is the story of a marriage between middle-income gentry landowners in nineteenth-century provincial Russia. The mother, Natalia Chikhacheva, oversaw serf labor and managed finances while the ... More


Psychology, Art, and Antifascism: Ernst Kris, E. H. Gombrich, and the Politics of Caricature

Louis Rose

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780300221473
eISBN:
9780300224252
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300221473.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The book presents a vivid portrait of two remarkable twentieth-century thinkers and their landmark collaboration on the use and abuse of caricature and propaganda in the modern world. In 1934, ... More


The neurologists: A history of a medical specialty in modern Britain, c.17892000

Stephen T. Casper

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780719091926
eISBN:
9781781706992
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091926.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Since the 1990s, the English-speaking world has seen the rise of a neuroculture derived from neurology and neuroscience. The Neurologists is a book that asks how did we arrive at this moment? What is ... More


Afterword

Susan J. Matt and Peter N. Stearns

in Doing Emotions History

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038051
eISBN:
9780252095320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038051.003.0011
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This concluding chapter looks back on the insights provided by the previous chapters in order to launch a discussion into what future emotions historians can expect or improve upon. As this volume is ... More


Localization and Its Discontents: A Genealogy of Psychoanalysis and the Neuro Disciplines

Katja Guenther

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226288208
eISBN:
9780226288345
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226288345.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Localization and Its Discontents provides a historical approach to the relationship between the “psy” and “neuro” disciplines, in particular psychoanalysis and neurology. Despite their opposition, ... More


Epilogue

Katja Guenther

in Localization and Its Discontents: A Genealogy of Psychoanalysis and the Neuro Disciplines

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226288208
eISBN:
9780226288345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226288345.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The Epilogue returns to the theme of the Introduction, and suggests ways in which this history sheds new light on recent trends in neuroscience—not to offer a full history of the present, but to ... More


Introduction

Katja Guenther

in Localization and Its Discontents: A Genealogy of Psychoanalysis and the Neuro Disciplines

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226288208
eISBN:
9780226288345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226288345.003.0008
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The Introduction draws the parallels between certain trends in modern neuroscience and developments in late nineteenth-century neuropsychiatry. Both are structured by the aporetic relationship ... More


Science and Emotions after 1945: A Transatlantic Perspective

Frank Biess and Daniel M. Gross (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226126340
eISBN:
9780226126517
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226126517.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This book brings together leading representatives of the history of emotions with specialists from other disciplines including literature, rhetoric, sociology, and neuroscience. It is organized by ... More


Epilogue: Wildean Neuroaesthetics

Benjamin Morgan

in The Outward Mind: Materialist Aesthetics in Victorian Science and Literature

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226442112
eISBN:
9780226457468
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226457468.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

The book’s epilogue discusses Oscar Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray as a novel that forecasts a revitalized contemporary interest in the aesthetic implications of what has recently been called the ... More


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