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Music, Motion, and Subjectivity

Eric F. Clarke

in Ways of Listening: An Ecological Approach to the Perception of Musical Meaning

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195151947
eISBN:
9780199870400
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195151947.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

This chapter discusses the ways in which sounds can specify motion, and the significance of this motion in music. Rather than considering motion in music to be metaphorical in nature, the chapter ... More


Space Matters, But How?: Physical Space, Virtual Space, and Place

Anne-Laure Fayard

in Materiality and Organizing: Social Interaction in a Technological World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199664054
eISBN:
9780191745423
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199664054.003.0009
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

As virtual organizing becomes more common and the boundaries between face-to-face and online interactions blur, developing a conceptualization of virtual space is crucial. This chapter discusses ... More


The Morphology of Space in Virtual Heritage

Bernadette Flynn

in Theorizing Digital Cultural Heritage: A Critical Discourse

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262033534
eISBN:
9780262269742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262033534.003.0018
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter examines the morphology of space in virtual heritage and looks at one of the major disappointments in virtual heritage: That an algorithmically accurate large-scale three-dimensional ... More


Engaged Dialogism in Virtual Space: An Exploration of Research Strategies for Virtual Museums

Suhas Deshpande, Kati Geber, and Corey Timpson

in Theorizing Digital Cultural Heritage: A Critical Discourse

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262033534
eISBN:
9780262269742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262033534.003.0014
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter examines how to formulate an audience-centered strategy in researching the optimal performance of virtual museums using a new theoretical framework based on appraisal theory and ... More


Virtual Places

Michael Nitsche

in Video Game Spaces: Image, Play, and Structure in 3D Worlds

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262141017
eISBN:
9780262255110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262141017.003.0111
Subject:
Computer Science, Game Studies

This chapter discusses the creation of virtual places. Engagement by the player, through comprehension and interaction, can transform digital spaces into places. A genius loci is often defined by ... More


Breaking Borders/Quebrando fronteras: Dancing in the Borderscape

Sydney Hutchinson

in Transnational Encounters: Music and Performance at the U.S.-Mexico Border

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199735921
eISBN:
9780199918607
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199735921.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music, History, American

This chapter aims to define some general characteristics of borders as cultural and geographic spaces and to place dance within that framework; to examine quebradita dancing in the 1990s as a border ... More


Speaking in Rama: Panoramic Vision in Cultural Heritage Visualization

Sarah Kenderdine

in Theorizing Digital Cultural Heritage: A Critical Discourse

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262033534
eISBN:
9780262269742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262033534.003.0016
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter examines the chronological use of the panorama in order to decode its sociocultural implications and its visualization of cultural heritage. It traces the panoramic scheme “in ... More


Articulating space

Curtis Roads

in Composing Electronic Music: A New Aesthetic

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780195373233
eISBN:
9780190232900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373233.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

Chapter 8 traces the history of sound spatialization, starting with instrumental/vocal music and continuing into the digital age. The rest of the chapter outlines the scope and dimensions of ... More


Architectural Approaches

Michael Nitsche

in Video Game Spaces: Image, Play, and Structure in 3D Worlds

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262141017
eISBN:
9780262255110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262141017.003.0093
Subject:
Computer Science, Game Studies

This chapter attempts to build a bridge between polygon game worlds and architectural theory. It seeks to identify a framework of spatial understanding on different levels, which can be applied to ... More


Story Maps

Michael Nitsche

in Video Game Spaces: Image, Play, and Structure in 3D Worlds

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262141017
eISBN:
9780262255110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262141017.003.0128
Subject:
Computer Science, Game Studies

This chapter focuses on story maps. A player’s navigation in a 3D virtual world depends on the creation of a cognitive map of the space just as it does in the physical world. A story map is the ... More


Be Here (and There) Now: The Spatial Dynamics of Spectatorship

Kate Mondloch

in Screens: Viewing Media Installation Art

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665211
eISBN:
9781452946504
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665211.003.0004
Subject:
Art, Visual Culture

This chapter studies the conceptual and physical spaces specific to viewing film and video screens configured as sculptural installations. It recovers the critical subtlety of screen-based artworks ... More


Afterword

in Film, Mobility and Urban Space: A Cinematic Geography of Liverpool

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846317576
eISBN:
9781846317248
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317248.009
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the cinematographic geography of Liverpool. It shows how cinematic geographies are complicit in the production and expansion of virtual spaces ... More


Invisible Users: Youth in the Internet Cafes of Urban Ghana

Jenna Burrell

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262017367
eISBN:
9780262301459
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262017367.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

The urban youth frequenting the Internet cafés of Accra, Ghana, who are decidedly not members of their country's elite, use the Internet largely as a way to orchestrate encounters across distance and ... More


Computer-Animated Films and Anthropomorphic Subjectivity

Christopher Holliday

in The Computer-Animated Film: Industry, Style and Genre

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781474427883
eISBN:
9781474449618
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474427883.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter Four presents new research into animated anthropomorphism, and argues that computer-animated films more readily exploit the non-human element of its characters rather than recourse to the ... More


Children's time and space

Antonia Keung

in The well-being of children in the UK

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847428370
eISBN:
9781447304005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428370.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter presents a broad picture of children's time and space in England. It provides a review of children's access to private, public and virtual spaces and factors associated with their ... More


Caroline Bergvall, Elizabeth James/Frances Presley and Redell Olsen:: Virtual Spaces

David Kennedy and Christine Kennedy

in Women's Experimental Poetry in Britain 1970-2010: Body, Time and Locale

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319778
eISBN:
9781781381106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319778.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This chapter examines the experimental poetry of Caroline Bergvall, Elizabeth James, Frances Presley and Redell Olsen. It begins by considering the importance of visual presentation and sound ... More


Blogging Muslim Cosmopolitanism

Khairudin Aljunied

in Muslim Cosmopolitanism: Southeast Asian Islam in Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781474408882
eISBN:
9781474430432
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474408882.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter scrutinises the virtual world as a space where people coming from different backgrounds gather to share, socialise, and partake in discussions about the pertinent issues of their time, ... More


Photography into Building: Mies in Barcelona

Claire Zimmerman

in Photographic Architecture in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816683345
eISBN:
9781452949062
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816683345.003.0003
Subject:
Architecture, Architectural History

Chapter 2 looks at Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s Barcelona Pavilion (1929) as the culmination of spatial experiments of the 1920s, tracing how influences from Weimar photography and film activated ... More


Autochthony and Welcome: Discourses of Exile in Derrida and Levinas

Edith Wyschogrod

in Crossover Queries: Dwelling with Negatives, Embodying Philosophy's Others

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823226061
eISBN:
9780823235148
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823226061.003.0028
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

The inquiry into the private and the political, into the meaning of friend and enemy, is not an excursus in the analysis of hospitality but exposes the risks and paradoxes ... More


Gameplay Mode: War, Simulation, and Technoculture

Patrick Crogan

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816653348
eISBN:
9781452946146
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816653348.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

From flight simulators and first-person shooters to MMPOG and innovative strategy games like 2008’s Spore, computer games owe their development to computer simulation and imaging produced by and for ... More


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