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An eBook version of biocentrismm title already exists in your shopping cart. From nineteenth-century discoveries, to the emergence of the current environmentalist movement during the s, artists, architects, and urban planners have responded to currents in the scientific world.
Biocentrism and Modernism
Contact Contact Us Help. Learn More about VitalSource Bookshelf. Botar received his Ph. Terranova Biocentrism and Modernism edited by Oliver A. For them, there was a core connection between judgments based on biological function and judgments rooted in aesthetics. Description Examining the complex intersections between art and scientific approaches to the natural world, Biocentrism and Modernism reveals another biocfntrism to the development of Modernism.
Biocentrism and Modernism edited by Oliver A.
Edited by Oliver A. Without cookies your experience may not be seamless. Haeckel, a scintillating character, looms large in this volume.
The Bookshelf application offers access: Sections of the volume treat both philosophic worldviews and their applications in theory, historiography, and urban design. The essays in Biocentrism and Modernism contend that it is no accident that Modernism arose at the same time as the field of modern biology.
Biocentrism and Modernism 1st Edition. In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Holism is a unified perspective in which art and science are one.
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Examining the complex intersections between art and scientific approaches to the natural world, Biocentrism and Modernism reveals another side to the development of Modernism.
While there is no bifurcation at work in the anthology, certain essays stand out more strongly than others in their ability to truly carve out a niche for biocentrism as a prominent force in the opening of a new field of inquiry bridging art and science. Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.
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There are, thus, two kinds of essays in the compendium, wherein roughly half confront and discuss more forthrightly these philosophers and scientists and their ideas within modernism and the other half fall back into the more descriptive tradition of balkanized art history.
While many historians have framed this movement as being mechanistic and “against” nature, the essays in this collection illuminate the role that nature-centric ideologies played in late-nineteenth to mid-twentieth-century Modernism.
These scientists shared a belief in the fundamental relationship between scientific and aesthetic observation. In the shoals of the modern, biocentric modernism dates back to the coining of the word ecology in by the German scientist, propagator of Charles Darwin and consummate illustrator Ernst Haeckel . Offline Computer — Download Bookshelf software to your desktop so you can view your eBooks with or without Internet access.
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Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and modernisj community it serves. Romantic biologists include an array of figures from the last three centuries, such as founding figure of biology Goethe, biologist and embryologist Haeckel, biologist Carl Friedrich Kielmeyer, naturalist and geologist Charles Darwin, physiologist J. Biocentrism and Modernism ed.
Built on the Johns Hopkins University Campus. Add to Wish List. Made up ibocentrism 11 essays from art, architectural and urban historians, the compendium does not so much recast or revise modernism as dig up and frame forthrightly the missed and seminal elements of proto-complex systems and the biologically inflected strain of the period in art and architecture.
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