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Cajal's Butterflies of the Soul: Science and Art

Javier DeFelipe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195392708
eISBN:
9780199863525
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195392708.001.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience, Molecular and Cellular Systems

This book contains a large collection of beautiful figures produced throughout the 19th and beginning of the 20th century, which represent some characteristic examples of the early days of research ... More


Recognizing Spiritual Needs in People who are Dying

Rachel Stanworth

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780198525110
eISBN:
9780191730504
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525110.001.0001
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine Research

Listening carefully to patients at the end of life is at the heart of good palliative care and this book provides a means of recognizing and talking about spiritual needs even when religious language ... More


Media for Interviewing Children

Kathleen Coulborn Faller

in Interviewing Children about Sexual Abuse: Controversies and Best Practice

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195311778
eISBN:
9780199865055
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195311778.003.0009
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Crime and Justice

A contested issue in interviewing children about sexual abuse is the use of media, props, tools, or aids, as means of communication about abuse. The controversy over media originated with the use of ... More


Hierarchical Bayesian Models

N. Thompson Hobbs and Mevin B. Hooten

in Bayesian Models: A Statistical Primer for Ecologists

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691159287
eISBN:
9781400866557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691159287.003.0006
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

This chapter seeks to explain hierarchical models and how they differ from simple Bayesian models and to illustrate building hierarchical models using mathematically correct expressions. It begins ... More


The Third Man

Donald Davidson

in Truth, Language, and History: Philosophical Essays Volume 5

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
July 2005
ISBN:
9780198237570
eISBN:
9780191602610
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/019823757X.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This essay discusses the series of ‘Blind-Time Davidson’ drawings made by artist Robert Morris, which were inspired by Davidson’s Essays on Actions and Events. Each drawing contains a fragment from ... More


Illustrating Dante

Ralph Pite

in The Circle of Our Vision: Dante's Presence in English Romantic Poetry

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198112945
eISBN:
9780191670886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198112945.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, Poetry

In the late 18th century, various illustrations of the Commedia began to circulate within English communities such as Sir Joshua Reynolds picture of Ugolino, Henry Fuseli's collection of ... More


Lusieri on his Own, 1803–1806

William St. Clair

in Lord Elgin and the Marbles

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780192880536
eISBN:
9780191670596
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192880536.003.0012
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In January 1803 Elgin and his family were to return home as all the drawings and moulds that Elgin wanted had already been constructed. Lusieri did not leave with Elgin. The drawings were thus to be ... More


Class and Community in the Blitz, 1940–1

Geoffrey G. Field

in Blood, Sweat, and Toil: Remaking the British Working Class, 1939-1945

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199604111
eISBN:
9780191731686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199604111.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Political History

The chapter discusses German bombing of British cities September 1940 to May 1941. It analyses government plans to protect the civilian population and public responses to the raids ... More


Introduction

in The Voice of the Heart: The Working of Mervyn Peake's Imagination

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310225
eISBN:
9781846314391
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310225.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This introductory chapter sets out the book's purpose: to identify the main themes, motifs, and structural patterns of Mervyn Peake's prose and verse, relating them where relevant to his drawings and ... More


Pedagogy Inside and Outside the Medical Classroom: Training the Hand and Eye to Know

Carin Berkowitz

in Charles Bell and the Anatomy of Reform

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226280394
eISBN:
9780226280424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226280424.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter explores the ways in which Charles Bell conducted his classes inside various medical classrooms and the ways in which those contents of the classroom were delivered to wider publics. The ... More


Retina and Optic Centers of Cephalopods

Javier DeFelipe

in Cajal's Neuronal Forest: Science and Art

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190842833
eISBN:
9780190842864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190842833.003.0012
Subject:
Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience

This section contains a gallery of original Cajal drawings pertaining to the retina and optic centers in cephalopods.


Supplementary Figures

Javier DeFelipe

in Cajal's Neuronal Forest: Science and Art

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190842833
eISBN:
9780190842864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190842833.003.0014
Subject:
Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience

This section contains a gallery of supplementary figures based on original drawings of Cajal.


Optic Lobe of Lower Vertebrates

Javier DeFelipe

in Cajal's Neuronal Forest: Science and Art

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190842833
eISBN:
9780190842864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190842833.003.0008
Subject:
Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience

This section contains a gallery of original Cajal drawings pertaining to the optic lobe of lower vertebrates.


Non-verbal representation: images, drawings, maps, and memory

Susanna Millar

in Understanding and Representing Space: Theory and Evidence from Studies with Blind and Sighted Children

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198521426
eISBN:
9780191688416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198521426.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

In this chapter, modality-specific imagery is considered in the context of emergent symbols for actual representation, by drawings and maps. It is argued that covert coding of movement output can ... More


Some practical implications

Susanna Millar

in Understanding and Representing Space: Theory and Evidence from Studies with Blind and Sighted Children

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198521426
eISBN:
9780191688416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198521426.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Some practical implications of the evidence so far seen are presented in this chapter. First, the chapter prefaces its suggestions by emphasizing that they are not necessarily applicable in all ... More


The Scientific Atmosphere in Cajal’s Times

Javier DeFelipe

in Cajal's Neuronal Forest: Science and Art

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190842833
eISBN:
9780190842864
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190842833.003.0002
Subject:
Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience

Section A focuses on the scientific atmosphere in Cajal’s times and, in particular, on the history of the neuron and the anatomical challenge of the study of neuronal connections.


Feeding a Thousand Souls: Women, Ritual, and Ecology in India- An Exploration of the Kolam

Vijaya Nagarajan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780195170825
eISBN:
9780190858100
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195170825.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

Drawing on extensive fieldwork, this book investigates aesthetic, symbolic, metaphorical, literary, mathematical, and philosophical meanings of the kōlam, the popular Tamil women’s daily ephemeral ... More


Incommensurate Gifts: Michelangelo and the Economy of Revision

William J. Kennedy

in Petrarchism at Work: Contextual Economies in the Age of Shakespeare

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9781501700019
eISBN:
9781501703812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501700019.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter explores Michelangelo’s fantasy of patrician ancestry, which illustrates his revisionary sense of his professional worth. In particular it examines the mythological drawings and erotic ... More


Reconstructing Sha Po’s Landscapes and Lifeways

Mick Atha and Kennis Yip

in Piecing Together Sha Po: Archaeological Investigations and Landscape Reconstruction

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9789888208982
eISBN:
9789888313952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208982.003.0008
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

In Chapter 8 all the strands of evidence are drawn together within an overarching synthetic analysis of patterns of human activity through time, which are then interpreted in terms of the ... More


Coptic Ostraca in the Tombs of the South Asasif Necropolis<sup>1</sup>

Matthias Müller

in Tombs of the South Asasif Necropolis: New Discoveries and Research 2012-2014

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9789774167249
eISBN:
9781617976780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774167249.003.0014
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter examines the corpus of Coptic ostraca found in the tombs of the South Asasif necropolis. Archaeological excavations at the South Asasif necropolis yielded 519 pottery sherds or limestone ... More


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