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Time in Discourse

Theo Van Leeuwen

in Discourse and Practice: New Tools for Critical Analysis

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195323306
eISBN:
9780199869251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195323306.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter describes the semiotic resources of English discourse for representing the timing of social practices. Departing from the work of sociologist Norbert Elias, discourses of time are viewed ... More


The performance of music

John A. Sloboda

in The Musical Mind: The Cognitive Psychology of Music

Published in print:
1986
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780198521280
eISBN:
9780191706257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198521280.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter focuses on non-improvisatory performance of a score. It reviews cognitive processes in sight-reading, including eye movements, errors in reading, and expressive sight-reading. These all ... More


Noisy Oscillators

Bard Ermentrout

in Stochastic Methods in Neuroscience

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199235070
eISBN:
9780191715778
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235070.003.0005
Subject:
Mathematics, Biostatistics

Synchronous oscillations occur throughout the nervous system. Coupling between rhythmic systems is known to induce synchrony. However, another way to produce synchrony is through correlated inputs to ... More


Interacting systems on networks

Sergey N. Dorogovtsev

in Lectures on Complex Networks

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199548927
eISBN:
9780191720574
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199548927.003.0013
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This chapter considers systems of interacting agents placed on networks. The agents — spins, oscillators, interacting individuals, etc. — occupy the nodes of networks and interact with each other ... More


Music and Rehabilitation: Neurological Approaches

A. Blythe LaGasse and Michael H. Thaut

in Music, Health, and Wellbeing

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199586974
eISBN:
9780191738357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199586974.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology, Health Psychology

This chapter discusses neuroscience and music research and how this research has informed the use of music in therapy for rehabilitation. First, it begins with evidence of cortical engagement when ... More


Musical synchronization

Bruno H. Repp

in Music, Motor Control and the Brain

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199298723
eISBN:
9780191700903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199298723.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology

Sensorimotor synchronization (SMS), the coordination of rhythmic movement with rhythmic sensory stimuli, is a universal human skill that is fundamental to music performance and dance. This chapter ... More


Rescoring the Moving Image: La Belle et la Bête, Mashups and (Mis)syncing

John Richardson

in An Eye for Music: Popular Music and the Audiovisual Surreal

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195367362
eISBN:
9780199918249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195367362.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Popular

This chapter examines the relationship between loose and tight audiovisual synchronization in two recent instances, both of which speak to an aesthetic of repurposing in new audiovisual expression. ... More


Musical communication as alignment of brain states

Jamshed Bharucha, Meagan Curtis, and Kaivon Paroo

in Language and Music as Cognitive Systems

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199553426
eISBN:
9780191731020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553426.003.0016
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter sketches a framework for thinking about music as a communicative channel between brains. It argues that music serves to align peoples' brain states, but not necessarily for the purpose ... More


Music and Emotion: Psychological Considerations

William Forde Thompson and Lena Quinto

in The Aesthetic Mind: Philosophy and Psychology

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199691517
eISBN:
9780191731815
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199691517.003.0022
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter reviews theoretical accounts of the relation between music and emotion and presents a cognitive-motor framework for understanding some of its most powerful effects. We first review ... More


Collective dynamics in arrays of coupled nonlinear resonators

R. Lifshitz, E. Kenig, and M.C. Cross

in Fluctuating Nonlinear Oscillators: From Nanomechanics to Quantum Superconducting Circuits

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199691388
eISBN:
9780191742255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199691388.003.0011
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

The study of collective nonlinear dynamics of coupled mechanical resonators has been regaining attention in recent years thanks to rapid developments in the fields of microelectromechanical and ... More


The significance of dubbed versions for early sound-film history

Jean-François Cornu

in The Translation of Films, 1900-1950

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780197266434
eISBN:
9780191884191
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266434.003.0011
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Dubbing as a film translation technique has been largely taken for granted since its origins. Yet such origins are rarely looked into from historical, technical, and artistic perspectives. The study ... More


The reception of dubbing in France 1931–3: The case of Paramount

Martin Barnier

in The Translation of Films, 1900-1950

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780197266434
eISBN:
9780191884191
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266434.003.0012
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The international film trade changed dramatically with the generalisation of sound films. It became more difficult for Hollywood to export English-speaking films than during the silent era. One ... More


Phase Resetting in the Presence of Noise and Heterogeneity

Srisairam Achuthan, Fred H. Sieling, Astrid A. Prinz, and Carmen C. Canavier

in The Dynamic Brain: An Exploration of Neuronal Variability and Its Functional Significance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195393798
eISBN:
9780199897049
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393798.003.0006
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Development

A phase response curve (PRC) characterizes the change in cycle period of an otherwise stable neuronal oscillator to perturbations applied by precisely timed stimuli. We use PRCs to predict accurately ... More


Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Synchronous Activity across Multiple Areas of the Visual Cortex in the Alert Monkey

Charles M. Gray and Baldwin Goodell

in The Dynamic Brain: An Exploration of Neuronal Variability and Its Functional Significance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195393798
eISBN:
9780199897049
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393798.003.0011
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Development

It is well established that perceptual and cognitive processes involve the coordinated activity of large populations of neurons distributed over multiple cortical regions. However, we remain ... More


Models of Cortical Networks

Paul C. Bush and Terrence J. Sejnowski

in The Cortical Neuron

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195083309
eISBN:
9780199847464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195083309.003.0012
Subject:
Neuroscience, Molecular and Cellular Systems

This chapter provides an overview of a long-term project undertaken to study a particular population of cells within the cortex: the network of interacting neurons within layer V of the visual ... More


Coupled Oscillators

Helmut Satz

in The Rules of the Flock: Self-Organization and Swarm Structure in Animal Societies

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198853398
eISBN:
9780191888052
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853398.003.0010
Subject:
Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

Pendulums on a common basis become eventually synchronized, through transmission of swing frequency. Coupled electric oscillators show the same effect. The application of this effect to synchronized ... More


Fiery Clouds in the Jungle

Helmut Satz

in The Rules of the Flock: Self-Organization and Swarm Structure in Animal Societies

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198853398
eISBN:
9780191888052
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853398.003.0008
Subject:
Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

The bioluminescence of Malaysian fireflies shows extremely precise synchronization, implying that each animal possesses an intrinsic timing device allowing synchronization of all animals in the ... More


Introduction to Modern Dynamics: Chaos, Networks, Space, and Time

David D. Nolte

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198844624
eISBN:
9780191880216
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198844624.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Introduction to Modern Dynamics: Chaos, Networks, Space and Time (2nd Edition) combines the topics of modern dynamics—chaos theory, dynamics on complex networks and the geometry of dynamical ... More


JOE CUTLER (b. 1968)Bands (2008): Text by Richard Cutler

Jane Manning

in Vocal Repertoire for the Twenty-First Century, Volume 2: Works Written From 2000 Onwards

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780199390960
eISBN:
9780199391011
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199390960.003.0017
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies, Popular

This chapter addresses British composer Joe Cutler’s Bands (2008). This touching, insightful piece, deceptively simple, demands immense concentration and empathy. The text, by the composer’s father ... More


Fingering and bowing in violinists: a motor control approach

Mario Wiesendanger, Andreas Baader, and Oleg Kazennikov

in Music, Motor Control and the Brain

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199298723
eISBN:
9780191700903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199298723.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology

Playing the violin requires exceptional skills in bowing and fingering and execution implies an exquisite temporal and ordinal precision of finger and bow movements, together with a fine-grained ... More


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