in "Singular Images, Failed Copies"
September 2015; p ublished online September 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Photography and Photographs. 28792 words.
The second chapter focuses on Talbot’s second major discovery account, his 1844 “A Brief Historical Sketch of the Invention of the Art,” which appeared in his book The Pencil of Nature. In...
in A Dictionary of the Bible
May 2011; p ublished online October 2012 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Biblical Studies. 45 words.
Used by AV for ‘thinking’ (REB, NRSV; ‘arguments’, NJB) at Rom. 1: 21. Also at 2 Cor. 10: 4–5
in An Oxford Companion to the Romantic Age
January 1999; p ublished online January 2009 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 650 words.
In his Letters, John *Keats replied to Benjamin Bailey's (1791–1853) doubts about the authenticity of the
in Caring Matters Most
January 2017; p ublished online February 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Nursing Studies; Medical Skills; Clinical Medicine. 3579 words.
Virginia Henderson’s classic definition of nursing, known as the unique function of the nurse, trades on the nurse imagining what patients would do for themselves to restore or promote...
in Dictionary of Untranslatables: A Philosophical Lexicon
P ublished online August 2017 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 393 words.
The English “imagination” comes from the relatively obscure imperial Latin word imaginatio (itself derived from imago, whose principal meaning
in Encyclopedia of Aesthetics
January 1998; p ublished online January 2008 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art. 4309 words.
This entry comprises two essays on a notion central to the creation of art and to aesthetics: The Imaginary Contemporary