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The Retrieval and Manipulation of Visual Memories: Evidence from Neuropsychology

M. Jane Riddoch and Glyn W. Humphreys

in Visual Memory

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195305487
eISBN:
9780199894260
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195305487.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter discusses neuropsychological disorders of visual short-term memory (VSTM) and the importance of these disorders for theories of VSTM. It emphasizes the role of VSTM not only in ... More


Image Bite Politics: News and the Visual Framing of Elections

Maria Elizabeth Grabe and Erik Page Bucy

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195372076
eISBN:
9780199893478
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372076.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Image Bite Politics is the first book to systematically assess the visual presentation of presidential candidates in network news coverage of elections and to connect these visual images ... More


Cognition of Structure

Marcus Giaquinto

in The Philosophy of Mathematical Practice

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199296453
eISBN:
9780191711961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199296453.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

This chapter investigates the possibility of knowing a structure (an isomorphism type) more directly than as the structure of all models of this or that categorical theory. It starts with grasp of ... More


The Neurology of Ambiguity

Semir Zeki

in The Artful Mind: Cognitive Science and the Riddle of Human Creativity

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195306361
eISBN:
9780199851034
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306361.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter explores the power of metaphor to create images that give visual shape to cultural representations. The focus is on the rise of monumental sacred architecture under particular historical ... More


The Art of Philosophy: Visual Thinking in Europe from the Late Renaissance to the Early Enlightenment

Susanna Berger

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691172279
eISBN:
9781400885121
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691172279.001.0001
Subject:
Art, Art History

Delving into the intersections between artistic images and philosophical knowledge in Europe from the late sixteenth to the early eighteenth centuries, this book shows that the making and study of ... More


Nectar Gaze and Poison Breath: An Analysis and Translation of the Rajasthani Oral Narrative of Devnarayan

Aditya Malik

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780195150193
eISBN:
9780199784653
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195150198.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

This book provides a study of the oral narrative of Shri Devnārāyan along with the first English translation of this popular Rajasthani folk narrative. The narrative extolling the deeds of Lord ... More


Does the Visual Image Destroy the Walls of Language?

Abe Kōbō and Richard F. Calichman

in The Frontier Within: Essays by Abe Kōbō

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231163866
eISBN:
9780231535090
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231163866.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The essay contained in this chapter reflects on the relation between language and visual image. It argues that the linguistic arts and audiovisual arts must not be mechanically opposed to each other ... More


“Our Mosquitoes are not so Big”: Images and Modernity in Zimbabwe

Timothy Burke

in Images and Empires: Visuality in Colonial and Postcolonial Africa

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520229488
eISBN:
9780520927292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520229488.003.0002
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter examines visual images of Zimbabwe in relation to modernity. It discusses African audiences' negative reaction to visual media and imagery circulating during the era of colonial rule. It ... More


Picturing Jews: Iconography and Racial Science

Mitchell Hart

in Studies in Contemporary Jewry: XI: Values, Interests, and Identity: Jews and Politics in a Changing World

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195103311
eISBN:
9780199854585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195103311.003.0010
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter examines the role of visual images of Jews in social scientific texts produced by Jewish and non-Jewish writers, and illuminates the continuities and discontinuities in approaches to the ... More


Explaining the Myth of Thinking in Pictures

Markus Knauff

in Space to Reason: A Spatial Theory of Human Thought

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262018654
eISBN:
9780262313643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262018654.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

This chapter discusses the interaction of visual images and spatial layout models in reasoning and shows how these two are affected by each other. It takes a network view of the neural basis of human ... More


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