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Genesis of the Frontispiece

Donald Phillip Verene

in Vico's "New Science": A Philosophical Commentary

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9781501700163
eISBN:
9781501701863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501700163.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter examines why Giambattista Vico deleted the Novella letteraria with which he planned to begin the New Science and replaced its pages with the dipintura he commissioned and an explanation ... More


Banishing the Hollow Man: Print, Clothing, and Aretino’s Emblems of Truth

Susan Gaylard

in Hollow Men: Writing, Objects, and Public Image in Renaissance Italy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823251742
eISBN:
9780823252855
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251742.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

In the late 1530s, the wide diffusion of print and the possibility of printing high-quality author portraits seemed to offer a monumentalizing stability for an author courting patrons-generating the ... More


Silenus Strategies: The Failure of Personal Emblems

Susan Gaylard

in Hollow Men: Writing, Objects, and Public Image in Renaissance Italy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823251742
eISBN:
9780823252855
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251742.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

Personal emblems (imprese) were intended to be enigmatic while still conveying information about the person to whom they referred. Yet the brief fashion for impresa books ultimately exposed the ... More


Media Ownership and Concentration in Portugal

Paulo Faustino

in Who Owns the World's Media?: Media Concentration and Ownership around the World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780199987238
eISBN:
9780190210182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199987238.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics, Economic Sociology

This chapter focuses on media ownership and concentration in Portugal. Following an overview of the Portuguese media landscape, the rest of the chapter focuses on print media (newspapers, book ... More


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