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The Education of the Normal Eye: Visual Learning circa 1900

in Vienna in the Age of Uncertainty: Science, Liberalism, and Private Life

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226111728
eISBN:
9780226111780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226111780.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter describes the visual representations. The Exners understood visual representations as symbols that “call forth visual memories in the viewer of that which they signify.” Sigmund Exner ... More


Memory Images: Models of Reason in the Liberal Age

in Vienna in the Age of Uncertainty: Science, Liberalism, and Private Life

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226111728
eISBN:
9780226111780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226111780.003.0004
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter discusses the model of the reasoning mind. Hunting was a favorite pastime among the Exner men. It was also a favorite diversion of Crown Prince Rudolph, Adolf Exner's former pupil. As an ... More


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