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The Uniqueness of Person‐Perception

Garry L. Hagberg

in Describing Ourselves: Wittgenstein and Autobiographical Consciousness

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780199234226
eISBN:
9780191715440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199234226.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Language

This chapter discusses the misleading picture of the inferential perception of persons. It also discusses the connection to the other-minds problem, Goethe on the perception of expressive gestures ... More


Conclusion

James Grant

in The Critical Imagination

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199661794
eISBN:
9780191748318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199661794.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, Philosophy of Language

This conclusion provides an overview of the argument of the book as a whole. It highlights the principal claims defended in the book and shows how they relate to one another. The conclusion also ... More


The Type and the Gaze: Racial Photography as Scientific Evidence, 1876–1918

Amos Morris-Reich

in Race and Photography: Racial Photography as Scientific Evidence, 1876-1980

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226320748
eISBN:
9780226320915
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226320915.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Chapter One reconstructs the use of racial photography as scientific evidence between 1876 and 1922. It commences with the Dammann brothers' Atlas, in which “racial type” photographs illustrate races ... More


Seeing the Light

Brian O'Shaughnessy

in Consciousness and the World

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199256723
eISBN:
9780191598135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199256721.003.0017
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

In visual perception, the Attention reaches its final object‐goal through the mediation of more proximate visibilia. How to discover their existence? The answer is by philosophical argument. The ... More


Drawing as: Distinctions and Disambiguation in Digital Images of Mars

Janet Vertesi

in Representation in Scientific Practice Revisited

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780262525381
eISBN:
9780262319157
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262525381.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This chapter draws on two years of ethnographic fieldwork with the Mars Exploration Rover mission team to examine the use of images in the daily work of mission science. The author elaborates how ... More


Sexual Objectification, Objectifying Images, and ‘Mind-Insensitive Seeing-As’

Kathleen Stock

in Evaluative Perception

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780198786054
eISBN:
9780191827747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198786054.003.0016
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Moral Philosophy

This chapter defends a theory of objectification, conceiving of it as a species of what aestheticians have called ‘seeing‐as’, and more specifically, a kind of seeing‐as which to some degree is ... More


Perceptual Levels and Their Action-Theoretic Counterparts

Robert Audi

in Seeing, Knowing, and Doing: A Perceptualist Account

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780197503508
eISBN:
9780197503539
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197503508.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Chapter 3 explains how perceptions are like actions in that some are, for a given perceiver at a given time, basic and others not. In neither case are the relevant by-relations—seeing x by seeing y ... More


Rich Perceptual Content and Aesthetic Properties

Dustin Stokes

in Evaluative Perception

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780198786054
eISBN:
9780191827747
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198786054.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology, Moral Philosophy

Both common sense and dominant traditions in art criticism and philosophical aesthetics maintain that aesthetic features or properties are perceived. However, there are many reasons to be sceptical ... More


Aspects, Properties, and Ingredients

Michael O’Sullivan

in The Philosophy of Charles Travis: Language, Thought, and Perception

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198783916
eISBN:
9780191826566
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198783916.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language, Philosophy of Mind

Some philosophers have argued for predicative or representational views of perception by way of appeal to seeing-as or aspect experiences as discussed by Wittgenstein. This chapter argues that such a ... More


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