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The Gestalt Period

Alan Gilchrist

in Seeing Black and White

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195187168
eISBN:
9780199786725
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195187168.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

The third period of lightness theory saw the arrival of the Gestalt psychologists, with their penetrating insights and dramatic experiments. Rejecting the clumsy two-stage conception of raw ... More


Perceptual organization and pitch memory

Carol L. Krumhansl

in Cognitive Foundations of Musical Pitch

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195148367
eISBN:
9780199893201
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195148367.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

The first chapter began with the observation that listeners do not hear the sounded events in music as isolated units. Rather, listeners perceive the events functioning in larger pitch and rhythmic ... More


Intellectual Gestalts

Elijah Chudnoff

in Phenomenal Intentionality

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199764297
eISBN:
9780199932191
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764297.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Phenomenal holism is the thesis that some phenomenal characters can only be instantiated by experiences that are parts of certain wholes. The first aim of this paper is to defend phenomenal holism. ... More


Experienced Wholeness: Integrating Insights from Gestalt Theory, Cognitive Neuroscience, and Predictive Processing

Wanja Wiese

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780262036993
eISBN:
9780262343275
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036993.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The unity of the experienced world and the experienced self have puzzled humanity for centuries. How can we understand this and related types of phenomenal (i.e., experienced) unity? This book ... More


Conclusion “We Will Speak of the Brain …”

Gregg Lambert

in In Search of a New Image of Thought: Gilles Deleuze and Philosophical Expressionism

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816678020
eISBN:
9781452948058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816678020.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, General

The conclusion focuses on the leap between philosophy and cognitive psychology, Gestalt theory in particular, as one language of possibility space they employ to explore the plan of immanence that is ... More


Designer and Filmmaker

Jan-Christopher Horak

in Saul Bass: Anatomy of Film Design

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813147185
eISBN:
9780813154787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813147185.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Like many designers, Saul Bass was loath to discuss his work in a theoretical framework. He spent almost fifteen years working in studio publicity before founding his own design studio. In the ... More


Intercorporeality as a Foundational Dimension of Human Communication

Jens Loenhoff

in Intercorporeality: Emerging Socialities in Interaction

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780190210465
eISBN:
9780190210489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190210465.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This article contributes to embodied communication theory in the way it takes into account the sensorimotor a priori of meaning production in interaction. The idea that intentionality is founded in ... More


Stimulus-driven Coordination of Cortical Cell Assemblies and Propagation of Gestalt Belief in V1

Yves Frégnac, Pedro V. Carelli, Marc Pananceau, and Cyril Monier

in Dynamic Coordination in the Brain: From Neurons to Mind

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014717
eISBN:
9780262289818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014717.003.0012
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

This chapter explores dynamic coordination in the primary sensory cortex of mammals during low-level (non-attention-related) perception. It considers the possible existence of subcortical or cortical ... More


The Centenary Ring: Deconstruction and the Gesamtkunstwerk

Hilda Meldrum Brown

in The Quest for the Gesamtkunstwerk and Richard Wagner

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199325436
eISBN:
9780191822360
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199325436.003.0010
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Opera

This chapter analyses the contributions of Patrice Chéreau and Pierre Boulez, regisseur and conductor respectively of the Centenary Ring (1976). Chéreau’s eclectic approach includes his debt to the ... More


Poetic Tension: The Aesthetic Politics of the Living Theatre

Allan Antliff

in Radical Gotham: Anarchism in New York City from Schwab's Saloon to Occupy Wall Street

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780252041051
eISBN:
9780252099595
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252041051.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This essay examines the politics of New York's Living Theater, from its founding in late 1940s to the mid-1960s. He will outline Julian Beck and Judith Malina's anarchist-pacifism, their involvement ... More


Superimposed Mental Imagery: On the Uses of Make-Perceive

Robert Eamon Briscoe

in Perceptual Imagination and Perceptual Memory

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780198717881
eISBN:
9780191787355
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198717881.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Human beings have the capacity to ‘augment’ reality by superimposing mental imagery on the visually perceived scene, a capacity that is here referred to as make-perceive. In the first part of this ... More


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