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Bernard Shaw as Artist-Fabian

Charles A. Carpenter

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034058
eISBN:
9780813038254
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034058.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This book offers a new perspective on one of the most puzzling questions faced by Shaw scholars—how to reconcile the artist's individualist leanings with his socialist Fabian ideals. The book does ... More


Non-Spiritual Physiology I:: “Physic” Rather than “Psychic” Functions

C. U. M. Smith, Eugenio Frixione, Stanley Finger, and William Clower

in The Animal Spirit Doctrine and the Origins of Neurophysiology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199766499
eISBN:
9780199950263
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199766499.003.0011
Subject:
Neuroscience, History of Neuroscience

This chapter outlines the views about physical or natural responses from ancient Greek philosophers until the revolutionary medical theories that were introduced by Giorgio Baglivi and Francis ... More


Secondary cutaneous dysaesthesiae

Lamotte Robert H.

in Neurobiology of Nociceptors

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198523345
eISBN:
9780191724527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198523345.003.0016
Subject:
Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems

A localized irritation of the skin, if sufficiently potent, produces a remarkable change in the quality of mechanically evoked sensations in a large area surrounding the injury. In the case of a ... More


“Irritate”

Charles A. Carpenter

in Bernard Shaw as Artist-Fabian

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034058
eISBN:
9780813038254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034058.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Compared to other Fabians, Shaw relied heavily on attention given to his personality, his appearance, to his ideas, and, most importantly, his verbalizing. One of the fundamental aspects of Shaw's ... More


A Tamed ‘desire for images’: Goethe's Repeated Approaches to Pompeii

Thorsten Fitzon

in Pompeii in the Public Imagination from its Rediscovery to Today

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199569366
eISBN:
9780191808265
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199569366.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Goethe's evaluation of Pompeii in the Italian Journey reflects the two emotions of irritation caused by this unique archaeological encounter with antiquity, and of excitement about the discovered ... More


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