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Thomas Traherne.

Edited by H. M. Margoliouth.

in Thomas Traherne: Centuries, Poems, and Thanksgivings, Vol. 2: Poems and Thanksgivings

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That Custom is a Second Nature, we

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Nature

Cheryl Foster, Martin Seel, John Farrell, Yuriko Saito and Allen C. Carlson.

in Encyclopedia of Aesthetics

January 1998; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art. 10422 words.

To treat the concept of nature in aesthetics, this entry comprises four essays: Nature and Artistic Creation Aesthetics of Nature

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Edited by Peter Murray, Linda Murray and Tom Devonshire Jones.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Christian Art & Architecture

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Subjects in Art. 85 words.

During the Middle Ages nature had two senses: natura naturata and natura naturans. Natura naturata literally means ‘nature natured’

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Edited by GORDON CAMPBELL.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 510 words.

Philosophers such as Giordano Bruno and a host of theologians distinguished between natura naturans (naturing nature) and natura naturata (natured

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Overview page. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art.

To treat the concept of nature in aesthetics, this entry comprises four essays:Nature and Artistic CreationAesthetics of Nature and EthicsJapanese Aesthetic Appreciation of...

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Catherine Osborne.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Classical Philosophy. 279 words.

The term physis, originally meaning ‘birth’ or ‘growth’, evolved to become the standard term for the ‘nature’ of an animal or plant. From the 6th cent. bce Greek philosophers were said to be...

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in Encyclopedia of Aesthetics

January 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art. 9288 words.

To treat the concept of nature in aesthetics, this entry comprises three essays: Nature and Artistic Creation Japanese Aesthetic Appreciation

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Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 114 words.

The phrase of a…nature, with an adjective before nature, should be used sparingly and only when the adjective

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Edited by Robert Allen.

in Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 116 words.

The phrase of a…nature, with an adjective before nature, should be used sparingly and only when the adjective

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Stacy Alaimo.

in The Oxford Handbook of Feminist Theory

February 2016; p ublished online January 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; Political Theory; Comparative Politics. 10281 words.

The term “nature,” because of its associations with gender and racial essentialisms, its position in foundational Western dualisms, its place in the colonialist imagination, and its...

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