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Having in Mind: The Philosophy of Keith Donnellan

Joseph Almog and Paolo Leonardi (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199844845
eISBN:
9780199933501
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199844845.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

Keith Donnellan of UCLA is one of the founding fathers of contemporary philosophy of language, along with David Kaplan and Saul Kripke. Donnellan was and is an extremely creative thinker whose ... More


Quantifying into the Unquantifiable: The Life and Work of David Kaplan

Nathan Salmon

in The Philosophy of David Kaplan

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195367881
eISBN:
9780199867585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195367881.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

This chapter focuses on the life and work of David Kaplan. Topics covered include the author's first encounter with Kaplan as well as the lessons learned from him; Kaplan's career in UCLA; the ... More


The Philosophy Scare: The Politics of Reason in the Early Cold War

John McCumber

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226396385
eISBN:
9780226396415
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226396415.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book argues that the domestic tumult of the early Cold War favored a “new and improved” philosophical paradigm for America, better adapted to the times than other approaches. Comprised of ... More


Schoenberg’s American Teaching Career

Sabine Feisst

in Schoenberg’s New World: The American Years

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195372380
eISBN:
9780199896967
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372380.003.0006
Subject:
Music, History, American, History, Western

Chapter 6 sheds light on Schoenberg’s American teaching career: his students at Boston’s Malkin Conservatory, the University of Southern California, and University of California, Los Angeles; and his ... More


<i>West and East, California and Israel: Law, Liberty, and Morality; Kelsen Visited; The Morality of the Criminal Law</i>

Nicola Lacey

in A Life of H.L.A. Hart: The Nightmare and the Noble Dream

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199202775
eISBN:
9780191705953
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199202775.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter details H. L. A. Hart's travels to the US and Israel. In early September of 1961, Hart left Oxford for California to spend a sabbatical in the Law School and Philosophy Department at the ... More


In the Wilderness (1933–51)

Malcolm MacDonald

in Schoenberg

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195172010
eISBN:
9780199852000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172010.003.0004
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter describes Schoenberg’s life from 1933 to 1951, after he migrated to the United States. In fact his name was known and held in some honor in American musical circles, but almost entirely ... More


Heart and Brain

Malcolm MacDonald

in Schoenberg

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195172010
eISBN:
9780199852000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172010.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, American

Teaching, communicating, helping students to think about music and sharing with them an inexhaustible fund of knowledge, the thinking of a lifetime, his sheer passionate love of music, seem to have ... More


Remember My Forgotten Director

Jeffrey Spivak

in Buzz: The Life and Art of Busby Berkeley

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813126432
eISBN:
9780813135663
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813126432.003.0017
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Buzz's 1963 Director's Guild dues form showed earnings of $16,000 (Jumbo money and little else). In his late sixties, he was not idle by choice. Although it appeared he would take any project that ... More


The Rise of Minority Storytelling: Network News, Public Television, and Independent Collectives

Joshua Glick

in Los Angeles Documentary and the Production of Public History, 1958-1977

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780520293700
eISBN:
9780520966918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293700.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter explores filmmaking in Watts, East Los Angeles, and Little Tokyo in the aftermath of the Watts Uprising. These areas appeared on screen as complex communities, not simply as “slums” or ... More


Selected University Ensembles: History, Resources, Repertoire, Teaching, Learning, Performance(s), and Reception

George Worlasi and Kwasi Dor

in West African Drumming and Dance in North American Universities: An Ethnomusicological Perspective

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781617039140
eISBN:
9781621039952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617039140.003.0002
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Chapter 2 privileges a number of representative West African dance drumming ensembles in North American universities--UCLA, Wesleyan, Berkeley, York, Toronto, Pittsburgh, Tufts, MIT, Ole Miss, and ... More


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