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Masked Interaction: The Case for an Enactive View of Commedia dell’Arte (and the Italian Renaissance)

Jan Söffner

in Distributed Cognition in Medieval and Renaissance Culture

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474438131
eISBN:
9781474465236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474438131.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter presents a case study for the use of enactivist phenomenology as a paradigm for Cultural Analysis and Renaissance Studies. It begins by describing a mask used in commedia dell’arte, ... More


“You Mean It’s Not Good for Me?”

Jon Krampner

in Creamy and Crunchy: An Informal History of Peanut Butter, the All-American Food

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162333
eISBN:
9780231530934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162333.003.0015
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter examines health concerns regarding peanut butter. In the late 1980s, peanut butter's abiding popularity was demonstrated by the appearance of stores exclusively devoted to selling ... More


Liquidity

Robert Meister

in Derivatives and the Wealth of Societies

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226392660
eISBN:
9780226392974
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226392974.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Meister looks at Mitchell’s Carbon Democracy and the problem of “choke points” in capitalism. Meister provides a historical perspective on the development of “derivative capitalism," comparing it to ... More


National State Capacity and Maritime Piracy

Ursula Daxecker and Brandon Prins

in Pirate Lands: Governance and Maritime Piracy

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780190097394
eISBN:
9780190097424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190097394.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter models and empirically tests the cross-national correlates of contemporary commerce raiding. The chapter theoretically examines how state capacity at the center influences the rate of ... More


Respiratory complications

Deborah Gelinas

in Palliative Care in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: From Diagnosis to Bereavement, 3rd Edn

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199686025
eISBN:
9780191765940
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199686025.003.0006
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Pain Management and Palliative Pharmacology

Respiratory failure is the principal cause of death in ALS patients. Symptoms and signs must be carefully sought throughout the disease course. Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) and airway clearance ... More


Confidence

Joe Ungemah

in Punching the Clock: Adapting to the New Future of Work

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780190061241
eISBN:
9780190061272
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190061241.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter retells the story of Captain Chesley Sullenberger who successfully crash-landed US Airways Flight 1549 on the Hudson, demonstrating how confidence, skill, and composure can lead to ... More


Compressible fluid flow

Marcel Escudier

in Introduction to Engineering Fluid Mechanics

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198719878
eISBN:
9780191840180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198719878.003.0011
Subject:
Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Compressible-gas flow through convergent and convergent-divergent nozzles is analysed in this chapter based upon the conservation laws for mass, momentum, and energy, together with considerations of ... More


Compressible pipe flow

Marcel Escudier

in Introduction to Engineering Fluid Mechanics

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780198719878
eISBN:
9780191840180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198719878.003.0013
Subject:
Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

In this chapter gas flow through pipes is analysed, taking account of compressibility and either friction or heat exchange with the fluid. It is shown that in all cases the key parameter is the Mach ... More


Analytical Attention

Jonardon Ganeri

in Virtual Subjects, Fugitive Selves: Fernando Pessoa and his philosophy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198864684
eISBN:
9780191896729
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198864684.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The second element in Pessoa’s philosophical method is that of impartial analysis. Pessoa’s technique of deliberately guiding the attention to one’s own experience, and, specifically, to the outputs ... More


Does Thinking Interfere With Doing?

Barbara Gail Montero

in Thought in Action: Expertise and the Conscious Mind

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199596775
eISBN:
9780191822308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199596775.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter begins an argument for the view that thought and effort do not interfere with but instead are integral to expert action. According to the predominant theory of choking under pressure, ... More


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