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 Seeing Is Believing, but Touching's the Truth: Religion, Film, and the Anthropology of the Senses

Richard M. Carp

in Teaching Religion and Film

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195335989
eISBN:
9780199868940
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335989.003.0014
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The emerging field of the anthropology of the senses critiques not only the academy's verbocentrism but also its (scopotropism (hypervisuality)) at the same time that it argues for a reintegration of ... More


The Encroachment of Others

Cecilia Sjöholm

in Doing Aesthetics with Arendt: How to See Things

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780231173087
eISBN:
9780231539906
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231173087.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

Relying on Kantian notions of judgement, Sjöholm explores its relevance and applications in Arendt’s aesthetics. Arendt argues that taste alone cannot be the requisite of judgement. Historically, ... More


Kant

Michael Potter

in Reason's Nearest Kin: Philosophies of Arithmetic from Kant to Carnap

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780199252619
eISBN:
9780191712647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199252619.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Logic/Philosophy of Mathematics

The problem of reconciling the necessity of arithmetic with its applicability illustrates of the more general problem of explaining the applicability of the propositions of pure reason to experience. ... More


Jonathan Edwards on Beauty, Desire, and the Sensory World

Belden C. Lane

in Ravished by Beauty: The Surprising Legacy of Reformed Spirituality

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199755080
eISBN:
9780199894956
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199755080.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

A Calvinist spirituality of desire, celebrating the beauty of God in creation, reached a new height in Jonathan Edwards in the eighteenth century. A theologian of beauty par excellence, he perceived ... More


The House of Saint Benedict, the House of Father John: Umbanda Aesthetics and a Politics of the Senses

Lindsay Hale

in Race, Nation, and Religion in the Americas

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780195149180
eISBN:
9780199835386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195149181.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The ritual aesthetics of Afrobrazilian religions such as Umbanda and Candomblé exhibit a great range of diversity. This chapter explores the possibility that the diverse aesthetics of Afrobrazilian ... More


Hittin' the Prayer Bones: Materiality of Spirit in the Pentecostal South

Anderson Blanton

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469623979
eISBN:
9781469623993
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469623979.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

In this work, Anderson Blanton illuminates how prayer, faith, and healing are intertwined with technologies of sound reproduction and material culture in the charismatic Christian worship of southern ... More


Eternal Creation

Paul Helm

in Eternal God: A Study of God without Time

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199590391
eISBN:
9780191595516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199590391.003.0013
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter and the next are concerned with the idea of God as the timeless cause of the creation. In what sense is there a beginning of creation? God does not exist (temporally) the creation, but ... More


Worldview (Weltanschauung or Weltansicht)

W. Underhill James

in Humboldt, Worldview and Language

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748638420
eISBN:
9780748671809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748638420.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics

This short chapter introduces Wilhelm von Humboldt's concept of worldview. It considers the way the terms Weltbegriff and Weltanschauung were used by Humboldt's predecessor, Kant, and the way those ... More


Where Is Consciousness? The Intermediate Level

Jesse J. Prinz

in The Conscious Brain

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780195314595
eISBN:
9780199979059
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195314595.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

There is ample evidence that perception is hierarchically organized. This raises the question, where in perceptual hierarchies does consciousness arise? Long ago, Ray Jackendoff proposed an answer: ... More


Psychoanalysis – Dynamic Genesis

Sean Bowden

in The Priority of Events: Deleuze's Logic of Sense

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748643592
eISBN:
9780748652624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748643592.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter explores Gilles Deleuze's relation to psychoanalysis in his The Logic of Sense. It suggests that this relation is focused on the problem concerning how the surface, with its constitutive ... More


Technai: Dogmatism and the Technologies of Doubt

Peter S. Fosl

in Hume's Scepticism: Pyrrhonian and Academic

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474451123
eISBN:
9781474476928
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474451123.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Chapter Seven undertakes to articulate Hume’s scepticism with regard to the third dimension of the Pyrrhonian Fourfold—technê. More particularly, the chapter examines the instruments he deploys ... More


The “Quasi-Turn-of-Screw Effect,” or How to Raise a Ghost with Words: The Sense of the Past

J. Hillis Miller

in Literature as Conduct: Speech Acts in Henry James

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823225378
eISBN:
9780823235391
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823225378.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Language

This chapter analyzes Henry James's The Sense of the Past using the speech act theory. It explores the possible reasons why James failed to finish this book and suggests that ... More


Structuralism – Structure and the Sense-Event

Sean Bowden

in The Priority of Events: Deleuze's Logic of Sense

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748643592
eISBN:
9780748652624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748643592.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter examines Gilles Deleuze's concept of structure in his The Logic of Sense, its identity with the concept of the problem, and how it guided Deleuze's thinking about language. It analyses ... More


The Speculative Univocity of Being and Language: From the Verb to Univocity

Guillaume Collett

in The Psychoanalysis of Sense: Deleuze and the Lacanian School

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474409025
eISBN:
9781474426978
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474409025.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

There are many ways to view the genesis of sense in The Logic of Sense. One way that has been emphasised in the secondary literature is as the emergence of consciousness from the body’s affects.1 ... More


Events, Becoming and History

Jeffrey A. Bell and Claire Colebrook (eds)

in Deleuze and History

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748636082
eISBN:
9780748671748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748636082.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter explores how to read Gilles Deleuze's texts in relation to one another and in relation to the problems and concepts they appear to share. The Logic of Sense presents one of the most ... More


Conclusion

Sean Bowden

in The Priority of Events: Deleuze's Logic of Sense

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748643592
eISBN:
9780748652624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748643592.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This concluding chapter sums up the key findings of this study on how Gilles Deleuze asserted the ontological priority of events over substances in his 1969 work The Logic of Sense. It explains that ... More


Biblical Exegesis

Michael J. McClymond and Gerald R. McDermott

in The Theology of Jonathan Edwards

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199791606
eISBN:
9780199932290
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199791606.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Edwards's exclusively exegetical works fill nearly five volumes in the Yale edition. As an eighteenth-century exegete, his approach may be distinguished from the Enlightenment thinkers, Roman ... More


At the Center of the Outside: Japanese Cinema Nowhere

Akira Mizuta Lippit

in Cinema at the City's Edge

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099845
eISBN:
9789882206731
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099845.003.0010
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines Japanese films with themes focusing on the specificity of places—cities, states, worlds, and spaces—and on the relation between particular places and the larger world that ... More


Introduction: The Ontological Priority of Events in The Logic of Sense

Sean Bowden

in The Priority of Events: Deleuze's Logic of Sense

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748643592
eISBN:
9780748652624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748643592.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This volume aims to examine and clarify the complex way in which Gilles Deleuze asserts the ontological priority of events over substances in his 1969 work The Logic of Sense. It examines the way in ... More


The Three Syntheses of the Body: From the Voice to Speech

Guillaume Collett

in The Psychoanalysis of Sense: Deleuze and the Lacanian School

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474409025
eISBN:
9781474426978
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474409025.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Firstly, this marriage of language and the unconscious – or this paradoxical unity of sense and nonsense – appears to allude to the work of the Lacanian school, which he later adds has ‘completely ... More


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