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Constant Volume and Constant Pressure Respirometry

John R. B. Lighton

in Measuring Metabolic Rates: A Manual for Scientists

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195310610
eISBN:
9780199871414
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195310610.003.0002
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology, Biotechnology

This chapter describes constant pressure (Gilson) and constant volume (Warburg) respirometry — long-established techniques that are still capable of accurate results. These are useful for measuring ... More


Memory, Metaphor, and Aby Warburg's Atlas of Images

Christopher D. Johnson

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801477423
eISBN:
9780801464065
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801477423.001.0001
Subject:
Art, Art History

The work of German cultural theorist and art historian Aby Warburg (1866–1929) has had a lasting effect on how we think about images. This book focuses on his last project, the encyclopedic Atlas of ... More


Didi-Huberman and the Image

Chari Larsson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781526149268
eISBN:
9781526158277
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526149275
Subject:
Art, Art Theory and Criticism

Didi-Huberman and the image is an introduction to French art historian and philosopher Georges Didi-Huberman. With an enormous body of work spanning four decades, Didi-Huberman is considered one of ... More


Aby Warburg and the Secularization of the Image

Michael P. Steinberg and Yaron Ezrahi

in Weimar Thought: A Contested Legacy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691135106
eISBN:
9781400846788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691135106.003.0016
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter draws attention to the anthropological imagination of Aby Warburg, the great student of world culture and comparative mythology whose “Warburg Library,” founded in Hamburg, served as the ... More


Joseph Burney Trapp 1925–2005

Elizabeth McGrath

in Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 161, Biographical Memoirs of Fellows, VIII

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264577
eISBN:
9780191734267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264577.003.0016
Subject:
History, Historiography

Joseph Burney Trapp (1925–2005), a Fellow of the British Academy, was librarian; editor and teacher; scholar of humanism, letters, and the humanities; and an enlightened but efficient administrator. ... More


The Weimar Origins of Rhetorical Inquiry

David L. Marshall

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226722214
eISBN:
9780226722351
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226722351.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

The Weimar Origins of Rhetorical Inquiry is an intellectual history of German thought centered on the 1920s. The book proceeds from a hypothesis that several major initiatives from the period can be ... More


Culture, Commerce, and the City

Emily J. Levine

in Dreamland of Humanists: Warburg, Cassirer, Panofsky, and the Hamburg School

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226061689
eISBN:
9780226061719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226061719.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

The first chapter argues that the relationship between the brothers Aby and Max Warburg and the Warburg banking family provide a civic exemplar of Hamburg’s unique urban landscape, the so-called ... More


A Grammar of Ghosts

Patrick R. Crowley

in The Phantom Image: Seeing the Dead in Ancient Rome

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226648293
eISBN:
9780226648323
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226648323.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, History of Art: pre-history, BCE to 500CE, ancient and classical, Byzantine

This chapter explores the figure of the ghost to offer a new understanding of the status of the image in Roman art and visual culture. It shows how ancient depictions of ghosts operate recursively by ... More


The Promise of Irreconcilable Difference

Tamara Levitz

in Modernist Mysteries: Perséphone

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199730162
eISBN:
9780199932467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199730162.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Chapter 8 examines Persephone’s rebirth and return to the underworld with the goal of understanding what its emancipatory promise and historicity—or relationship to the past, present, and ... More


An Interview with Vincent Mai

Roger Berkowitz

in The Intellectual Origins of the Global Financial Crisis

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823249602
eISBN:
9780823250752
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823249602.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Vincent Mai, Chairman of AEA Investors, argues that there has been transformation in the values on Wall Street in the last generation, one that has eroded the moral responsibility of bankers to serve ... More


University as “Gateway to the World”

Emily J. Levine

in Dreamland of Humanists: Warburg, Cassirer, Panofsky, and the Hamburg School

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226061689
eISBN:
9780226061719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226061719.003.0004
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

The third chapter examines the longstanding debate over the purpose of scholarship in a commercial city without a scholarly tradition. Warburg, for his part, often mediated between the camps of ... More


Atlas Gazed: Mnemosyne—Its Origins, Motives, and Scope

Christopher D. Johnson

in Memory, Metaphor, and Aby Warburg's Atlas of Images

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801477423
eISBN:
9780801464065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801477423.003.0001
Subject:
Art, Art History

This chapter first adduces parallel instances of visual and literary memory to frame Mnemosyne, afterward describing the scope and contents of the Bilderatlas and adumbrating some of the main issues ... More


Taʿbīr: Figuration and the “Torment of Life”

Stefania Pandolfo

in Knot of the Soul: Madness, Psychoanalysis, Islam

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226464923
eISBN:
9780226465111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226465111.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

In this section, the author engages with the paintings and life of a man referred to as Ilyas, as well as the life of Samia, his companion, and their bond in the surroundings of illness. She reflects ... More


Warburgian Image Practices

David L. Marshall

in The Weimar Origins of Rhetorical Inquiry

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226722214
eISBN:
9780226722351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226722351.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

The Weimar Origins of Rhetorical Inquiry shows how we can re-read German intellectual culture between 1918 and 1933 when we have a rich sense of a tradition of thought that scholars of the Weimar ... More


Aer, Aurae, Venti: Warburg’s Aerial Forms and Historical Milieus

Margareta Ingrid Christian

in Objects in Air: Artworks and Their Outside Around 1900

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780226764771
eISBN:
9780226764801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226764801.003.0002
Subject:
Art, Art History

This chapter turns to overlooked layers of meaning implicit in Aby Warburg’s word choice in his dissertation on Botticelli. His study of the influence of antiquity on the Renaissance relies on the ... More


Acrobatic Modernism from the Avant-Garde to Prehistory

Jed Rasula

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198833949
eISBN:
9780191889813
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833949.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This is a book about artistic modernism contending with the historical transfigurations of modernity. As a conscientious engagement with modernity’s restructuring of the lifeworld, the modernist ... More


Timely anachronisms

Chari Larsson

in Didi-Huberman and the Image

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781526149268
eISBN:
9781526158277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526149275.00008
Subject:
Art, Art Theory and Criticism

This chapter shifts its attention to the role anachronism plays in Didi-Huberman’s thinking. Art history as a narrative structure has traditionally been sustained by chronological time, with art ... More


Thinking images

Chari Larsson

in Didi-Huberman and the Image

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781526149268
eISBN:
9781526158277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526149275.00011
Subject:
Art, Art Theory and Criticism

Chapter 6 charts Didi-Huberman’s final update in his ongoing critique of representation that commenced in his earliest writings. This chapter contends that Didi-Huberman advances a slippage in the ... More


Jill Kraye

Alexander Bevilacqua and Frederic Clark

in Thinking in the Past Tense: Eight Conversations

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226601175
eISBN:
9780226601342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226601342.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

Interview with Jill Kraye, Professor of the History of Renaissance Philosophy at the Warburg Institute, University of London. Topics include intellectual history; history of philosophy; Renaissance ... More


Conclusion: Making AIDS Matter

Robb Hernández

in Archiving an Epidemic: Art, AIDS, and the Queer Chicanx Avant-Garde

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781479845309
eISBN:
9781479822720
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479845309.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gay and Lesbian Studies

Galvanized by Terrill’s speculative art practice, This chapter proposes an addition to the archival body/archival space study model in the form of the virtual queer archival laboratory. Taking a page ... More


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