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A “Style Portrait” of the Avant-Garde

K. Heather Pinson

in The Jazz Image: Seeing Music through Herman Leonard's Photography

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604734942
eISBN:
9781621034438
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604734942.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter presents other ideas, sounds, and identities of jazz that contrast to the neoclassical figure that remains ever-so-popular. It takes a look at the striking figures of the budding ... More


“A Better Way to Live”: Conversations in Vermont, Liferaft Earth, About Me: A Musical, Cocksucker Blues

George Kouvaros

in Awakening the Eye: Robert Frank's American Cinema

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780816695560
eISBN:
9781452953540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816695560.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter 3 examines how Frank’s concern with registering the material consequences of time’s passing informs his autobiographical reflections in Conversations in Vermont, Liferaft Earth and About Me: ... More


The Abject Eidos: Trauma and the Body in Sophocles’ Electra

Jane Montgomery Griffiths

in Tradition, Translation, Trauma: The Classic and the Modern

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199554591
eISBN:
9780191808258
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199554591.003.0015
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Literary analyses of Greek tragedy tend to ignore the correlation between the text that is performed and the actor’s performance of that text. This chapter takes that interconnection as its starting ... More


Accountability and the Separation of Talk and Action

Johan P. Olsen

in Democratic Accountability, Political Order, and Change: Exploring Accountability Processes in an Era of European Transformation

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198800606
eISBN:
9780191840081
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198800606.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Democratic agents are supposed to speak the truth so that there is consistency between what they do and what they say. There is, nevertheless, a tension between cultural demands for responsible and ... More


Activated long-term memory?: The bases of representation in working memory

Bradley R. Postle

in The Cognitive Neuroscience of Working Memory

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198570394
eISBN:
9780191693816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198570394.003.0019
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter offers a similar argument to the previous chapter, drawing on brain imaging data linked with spatial, visual and verbal representations. It seeks to address some of the counterarguments ... More


Activation of the visual cortex by Braille reading in blind subjects

Lotfi B. Merabet, Amir Amedi, and Alvaro Pascual-Leone

in Reprogramming the Cerebral Cortex: Plasticity following central and peripheral lesions

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198528999
eISBN:
9780191723926
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528999.003.0022
Subject:
Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System

This chapter describes imaging studies showing responses to tactile and auditory stimuli in the occipital cortex in blind subjects. TMS, sensory deprivation, and further imaging techniques are ... More


An Active Adult Subculture: The Residents' Script

Judith Ann Trolander

in From Sun Cities to the Villages: A History of Active Adult, Age-restricted Communities

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813036045
eISBN:
9780813038988
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036045.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter talks about how the residents modified the developers' script and, in the process, created their own subculture. Not all of this subculture, nor all of the residents, fitted the ... More


Adaptable Pedagogy

David Rylaarsdam

in John Chrysostom on Divine Pedagogy: The Coherence of his Theology and Preaching

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780198715382
eISBN:
9780191783159
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198715382.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies, Theology

God’s adaptable teaching style has three primary methods: corporeal images, variation, and progression. When human beings no longer rose up to knowledge of the Creator by means of created things, the ... More


The Adaptive Control of Thought

John R. Anderson

in How Can the Human Mind Occur in the Physical Universe?

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195324259
eISBN:
9780199786671
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195324259.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

The entire cerebral cortex projects down to the basal ganglia that plays an important role in coordinating cognition. These structures serve as the repository for our procedural knowledge. They have ... More


Adding Pragmatism to Phenomenology

Don Ihde

in Husserl's Missing Technologies

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780823269600
eISBN:
9780823269648
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823269600.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

By playing pragmatism and phenomenology off each other, this chapter proposes a way to bring both philosophies into a meaningful dialectic. Pragmatism’s anti-essentialism, foundationalism and ... More


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