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Collaborative Innovation through Swarm Creativity

Peter A. Gloor

in Swarm Creativity: Competitive Advantage through Collaborative Innovation Networks

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195304121
eISBN:
9780199789771
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195304121.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

This chapter presents the concept of “swarm creativity”, beginning with the concept of swarm intelligence as observed in insects and drawing the parallels between social insects and collaborators in ... More


From Bruni to Savonarola: Fortune, Venice and Apocalypse

J.G.A. Pocock and Richard Whatmore

in The Machiavellian Moment: Florentine Political Thought and the Atlantic Republican Tradition

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691172231
eISBN:
9781400883516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691172231.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter is concerned with Florentine thought during the century which followed 1434, when Cosimo de’ Medici established a sixty-year-long rule by his family, manipulating politics behind a ... More


Literary Imitation in the Italian Renaissance: The Theory and Practice of Literary Imitation in Italy from Dante to Bembo

Martin L. McLaughlin

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198158998
eISBN:
9780191673443
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198158998.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

The concept of imitation — the imitation of classical and vernacular texts — was the dominant critical and creative principle in Italian Renaissance literature. Linked to modern notions of ... More


Leonardo Bruni

Martin L. McLaughlin

in Literary Imitation in the Italian Renaissance: The Theory and Practice of Literary Imitation in Italy from Dante to Bembo

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198158998
eISBN:
9780191673443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198158998.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

Bruni's contribution to the history of literary imitation, like his importance in other areas of humanism, is of major significance. His dispute with Salutati over epistolary form in 1405 may seem ... More


The Renaissance as Enactment Walter Pater

J. B. BULLEN

in The Myth of the Renaissance in Nineteenth-Century Writing

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198128885
eISBN:
9780191671722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198128885.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

Walter Pater’s Studies in the History of the Renaissance was published in 1873, but by 1869 he had evolved a highly personal myth of the Renaissance which informed all his subsequent work. Each of ... More


The Storm at Sea: Political Aesthetics in the Time of Shakespeare

Christopher Pye

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780823265046
eISBN:
9780823266678
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823265046.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

The Storm at Sea: Political Aesthetics in the Time of Shakespeare counters a tradition of cultural analysis that judges considerations of aesthetic autonomy in the early modern context to be either ... More


The Antitheses of Same-Sex Sexuality in Bruni

Todd W. Reeser

in Setting Plato Straight: Translating Ancient Sexuality in the Renaissance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226307008
eISBN:
9780226307145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226307145.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter focuses on one of the first sustained encounters with Platonic sexuality, Leonardo Bruni’s Latin translation of Alcibiades’s speech at the end of the Symposium. In the Catholic-inflected ... More


Christology and Community: The Boffs and Jon Sobrino

Paul E. Sigmund

in Liberation Theology at the Crossroads: Democracy or Revolution?

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195072747
eISBN:
9780199854790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195072747.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The year 1976 marked great progress for liberation theology. Among the important events at that time was the first meeting of the Ecumenical Association of Third Word Theologians. During this time ... More


Pleasure of Relation

Jean-Luc Nancy

in The Pleasure in Drawing

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823250936
eISBN:
9780823252671
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823250936.003.0012
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This section discusses pleasure and relation in drawing or design. Pleasure is associated with the relation that tends toward its prolongation or its repetition, and is indissociable from both active ... More


Consenting to Self

Jean-Luc Nancy

in The Pleasure in Drawing

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823250936
eISBN:
9780823252671
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823250936.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This section argues that there is no art without pleasure. This means that art always results from a tension that searches for itself and enjoys reaching out, in order to renew this tension ... More


Gestural Pleasure

Jean-Luc Nancy

in The Pleasure in Drawing

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823250936
eISBN:
9780823252671
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823250936.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This section argues that classical aesthetics as an aesthetics of pleasure does not mean that pleasure has no place outside aesthetics, and that aesthetics is not exempt from a pleasure principle. It ... More


The Spectrum in Historical Context

Klaus Hentschel

in Mapping the Spectrum: Techniques of Visual Representation in Research and Teaching

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198509530
eISBN:
9780191709050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198509530.003.0002
Subject:
Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

This chapter presents a historical survey of the analysis of spectra, starting with Leonardo da Vinci's observations of spectra from a glass of water. Newton's ‘new theory of light’ is treated along ... More


Freud on Da Vinci: The Rocky Road of Psychobiographic Investigations

Daniel M. Ogilvie

in Fantasies of Flight

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195157468
eISBN:
9780199894024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195157468.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Freud wrote about dreams and fantasies of flight on at least two occasions, and in both instances he arrived at the same conclusion: images of flight in dreams and in daytime fantasies are to be ... More


Freud and the History of Masculinity: Between Oedipus and Narcissus

Daniel Orrells

in Classical Culture and Modern Masculinity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199236442
eISBN:
9780191728549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199236442.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The final chapter turns back to the German‐speaking context. After a century and a half of debate about the relationship between history and male desire, Sigmund Freud provided a startling revision ... More


Flying and Painting: Leonardo’s Rival Sublimations

John Fletcher

in Freud and the Scene of Trauma

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823254590
eISBN:
9780823260973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823254590.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Chapter Seven continues the argument from Chapter Six about maternal seduction and its derivatives. It considers Freud’s thesis of the rival sublimations of Leonardo’s infantile sexual fantasy into, ... More


Living on the Edge in Leonardo's Florence: Selected Essays

Gene Brucker

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520241343
eISBN:
9780520930995
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520241343.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This book provides an overview of Italian history from the Black Death to the rise of the Medici in 1434 and beyond into the early modern period. The book explores those pivotal years in Florence and ... More


Living on the Edge in Leonardo’s Florence

Jeff Mielke

in Living on the Edge in Leonardo's Florence: Selected Essays

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520241343
eISBN:
9780520930995
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520241343.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

Florence in the fifteenth century was one of the five most populous cities in Italy. It was a wealthy city deriving its wealth from industry, trade, banking, agriculture, and craftsmanship. However, ... More


The Arte Dei “Romori”

Luciano Chessa

in Luigi Russolo, Futurist: Noise, Visual Arts, and the Occult

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780520270633
eISBN:
9780520951563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520270633.003.0010
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter discusses how Leonardo da Vinci's spiritual influence runs like a road map through Russolo's entire career, from the infatuation of his early Milanese years to the veneration for the ... More


Controversial Leonardo

Luciano Chessa

in Luigi Russolo, Futurist: Noise, Visual Arts, and the Occult

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780520270633
eISBN:
9780520951563
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520270633.003.0011
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Veneration of Leonardo da Vinci among the futurists had deep roots in the prehistory of the movement, that is, in the Movimento Fiorentino, a group of intellectuals active in Florence at the ... More


Leonardo's Salvator Mundi and the Collecting of Leonardo in the Stuart Courts

Martin Kemp, Robert B. Simon, and Margaret Dalivalle

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198813835
eISBN:
9780191851575
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813835.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Cultural History

In Leonardo’s Salvator Mundi and the Collecting of Leonardo in the Stuart Courts the ‘Three Salvateers’—Robert Simon, Martin Kemp and Margaret Dalivalle—give a first-hand account of the discovery of ... More


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