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The Creative Imagination: Unique Expression of Our Soul-Body Unity

W. Norris Clarke, SJ

in The Creative Retrieval of Saint Thomas Aquinas: Essays in Thomistic Philosophy, New and Old

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823229284
eISBN:
9780823236671
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823229284.003.0014
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter engages in a philosophical exploration of the creative imagination in human beings, seeking to discern its basic structure and its significance for the understanding of what it means to ... More


The Ancestral Tiger: From Protection to Punishment

Peter Boomgaard

in Frontiers of Fear: Tigers and People in the Malay World, 1600-1950

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300085396
eISBN:
9780300127591
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300085396.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter discusses how many people in Malay world conceived of tigers as animals inhabited by human spirits, or, to be more specific, by ancestors. The tigers were supposed to be either real ... More


In Search of Soul

Alejandro Nava

in In Search of Soul: Hip-Hop, Literature, and Religion

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780520293533
eISBN:
9780520966758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293533.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter follows Virginia Woolf's assessment of soul in Russian fiction, applying it instead to African American and Latin American traditions as its guiding spirits. It operates with an ... More


The Transcendental Thomist Movement

W. NORRIS CLARKE, S.J.

in The Philosophical Approach to God: A New Thomistic Perspective, 2nd Revised Edition

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823227198
eISBN:
9780823237166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823227198.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter discusses the adaptation of the resources of the Thomistic approach through “the unrestricted dynamism of the human spirit toward God” as the infinite ... More


A Way of Music Education as a Way of Life

C. Victor Fung

in A Way of Music Education: Classic Chinese Wisdoms

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190234461
eISBN:
9780190234492
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190234461.003.0009
Subject:
Music, Philosophy of Music

This chapter recaps the idea that a triad of classic Chinese sources (Yijing, classic Confucianism, and classic Daoism) forms the basis of a philosophy of music education, which is presented as a ... More


Luther’s Theological Method of Conflict and Distinction

Miikka Ruokanen

in Trinitarian Grace in Martin Luther's The Bondage of the Will

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780192895837
eISBN:
9780191916366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192895837.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Luther’s method of theology is that of Scriptural interpretation. Erasmus complains that Scripture is obscure, an authoritative tradition is needed to interpret it. Luther confirms both the external ... More


Why the Inner Path Is Insufficient

W. NORRIS CLARKE, S.J.

in The Philosophical Approach to God: A New Thomistic Perspective, 2nd Revised Edition

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823227198
eISBN:
9780823237166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823227198.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter tries to answer the question: why is the inner path to God through the dynamism of the human spirit insufficient by itself to deliver the full content of the ... More


The Social and Applied Psychology of Music

Adrian North and David Hargreaves

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198567424
eISBN:
9780191693656
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198567424.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology

Music is universal. As a successor to the book The Social Psychology of Music, this book aims to provide social psychological answers to the numerous questions concerning music. Given the prominence ... More


A Way of Music Education: Classic Chinese Wisdoms

Victor Fung

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190234461
eISBN:
9780190234492
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190234461.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Philosophy of Music

A Way of Music Education: Classic Chinese Wisdoms presents a philosophy of music education rooted in Yijing (I-Ching or The Book of Changes), classic Confucianism, and classic Daoism, which matured ... More


Just Imagine: Three Hundred Years of the Creative Imagination

Arthur Krystal

in Agitations: Essays on Life and Literature

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300092165
eISBN:
9780300145601
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300092165.003.0014
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter looks at the history of creative imagination. It explains that imagination was once of profound relevance to artists, writers, and philosophers but it has lost its place in the ... More


Introduction

C. Victor Fung

in A Way of Music Education: Classic Chinese Wisdoms

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190234461
eISBN:
9780190234492
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190234461.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Philosophy of Music

This chapter provides rationales for a philosophy of music education based on classic Chinese philosophies. The philosophy contributes to an array of ways of thinking in music education and ... More


Reading and Teaching The Tale of Kieu

Conrad Schirokauer

in Finding Wisdom in East Asian Classics

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231153973
eISBN:
9780231527194
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231153973.003.0032
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines Nguyen Du's The Tale of Kieu. It tells the story of the supremely beautiful and virtuous Kieu, who experiences repeated betrayals yet never loses her ability to trust. The Tale ... More


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