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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (1): 59–81.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Johanna Winant In this article, the author argues that we should understand Walt Whitman’s catalog as a poetic form that is also a logical form — enumerative induction. Whitman’s catalogs — his characteristic technique of generating long lists — have long been recognized as central to his poetics...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 141–161.
Published: 01 February 2017
..., research has suggested that metaphors might work in the other direction also, namely, from abstract to concrete. For example, induction of suspicion leads to improved detection of the smell of fish than of other odors. Are these similarities between synesthesia and metaphors just superficial or do...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (4): 635–652.
Published: 01 December 2009
... , the initial discussion of Nelson Goodman's paradox of induction (the “grue” paradox) demonstrates, on the one hand, the utility of the future-in-the-past of moment t , and, on the other hand, how this paradox exercises an abolition of time: all composition is now . The ensuing discussion of condensation...
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Poetics Today (2007) 28 (3): 393–441.
Published: 01 September 2007
... the evidence and getting to a con- clusive insight in a single thrust. Philosophy, on this ancient account, is not animated by a deductive (or discursive) intelligence that demonstrates truth through formal argumentation but by an inductive intelligence that induces an insight directly from human...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 March 2020
... . Haaparanta Leila , ed. 2009 . The Development of Modern Logic . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Hacking Ian . ( 1975 ) 2006 . The Emergence of Probability: A Philosophical Study of Early Ideas about Probability, Induction, and Statistical Inference . Cambridge : Cambridge University...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (1): 107–125.
Published: 01 March 2010
... and a posteriori inductions— a distinction that will serve as the basis for his argument attempting to debunk the machine as a fake. For Poe’s readership, the most captivating question concerns whether or not somebody is concealed within the machine—a question that amounts, for the antebellum audience...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (1): 141–150.
Published: 01 March 2020
... the language of symbolic logic. Johanna Winant argues for the sensitivity of logical language in anotherway: she uses a logical concept, enumerative induction, to illuminate Walt Whitman s habit of generating lists in his poetry. Whitman s lists, Winant argues, quite delib- erately construct an inductive...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 519–548.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., the formalists took an inductive and com- Merrill † Historical Poetics and Poetic Language 529 parative approach. Amassing diverse examples from literary prose, poetry, or folklore, they sought to identify reoccurring patterns or devices in this material. They did not generally...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (3): 373–422.
Published: 01 September 2009
... as “conceptual integration” or “blending” theory. 376 Poetics Today 30:3 ing questions of speculative and practical philosophy in experiential and inductive terms, the theory of association threatened to rob morality of any innate foundation or developmental certainty. Because simple ideas...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 353–358.
Published: 01 June 2010
... in narrative theory (author, narrator, reader, plot, and so on) rather than as developing a theory. If that is at all correct, it might have been stated on the first page. In any case, that is how I am going to come at the book in what follows, trying to work out Walsh’s general position inductively...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (1): 123–139.
Published: 01 March 2002
... to Eight Years , 2 vols. (London: J. Marshall). Gelman, Susan, and Ellen Markman 1987 “Young Children's Inductions from Natural Kinds: The Role of Categories and Appearances,” Child Development 58 : 1532 -41. Hirschfeld, Lawrence A. 1994 “Is the Acquisition of Social Categories Based on Domain...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (2): 305–334.
Published: 01 June 2004
.... In a next step, the first three top-level categories were further specified, partly in a deductive manner on the basis of the three-perspective conceptualization, partly in an inductive manner, drawing upon the first sample of 602 e-mails. With respect to the pragmatic perspective, it was coded whether...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (2): 393–412.
Published: 01 June 2017
... “Literary Processing and Interpretation: Towards Empirical Foundations,” Poetics 22 , nos. 1 – 2 : 5 – 33 , doi: 10.1016/0304 – 422x(93)90018 – c . Eibl Karl 2009 “The Induction Instinct: The Evolution and Poetic Application of a Cognitive Tool,” Studies in the Literary Imagination...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (3): 351–386.
Published: 01 September 2005
... and genius’’ to ripen into ‘‘the age of philosophical thinking [that] was yet but in its dawn’’ at the publication of Curiosities: An induction from a variety of particulars seemed to me to combine that delight, which Johnson derived from anecdotes, with that philosophy which Bolingbroke founded...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (3): 437–472.
Published: 01 September 2008
... by this same general constraint. Furthermore, in characterizing types of explanans, Hempel distinguishes between causal (or deterministic) and statistical laws. Accordingly, CLM explanations can be divided into deductive-nomological and inductive-statistical types (see Lambert and Britten 1998...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 23–47.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., traduction (trans- lation), transduction, induction, deduction, education (itself derived from ex- ducere), conduite or conduction, seduction, and so on.14 Each model of reproduction de´borde its own conceptuality, its own field of inscription, and this de´bordement is performed in the text of the seminars I...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 189–201.
Published: 01 February 2017
... views on the matter in hand. In a chapter devoted to paradigmatic readings of poems from Sappho to John Ashbery, Culler adopts an inductive approach in order to unearth those qualities of the lyric he sees as ignored or undervalued by current models of the genre. One of the central features shared...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (4): 737–750.
Published: 01 December 2017
... my review to a tentative “induction,” that is, a selection of representative 1. Roszak (2012) edited her collective volume somewhat earlier. 2. All translations from the Polish of the reviewed books are mine. Mrugalski † The Polish and Fracture of Celan 739 examples...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (2): 171–203.
Published: 01 June 2004
...: From Concepts through Experiencing,” in Understanding Experience:Psychotherapy and Postmodernism , edited by Roger Frie, 100 -115 (London: Routledge). Gerrards-Hesse, Astrid, Kordelia Spies, and Friedrich W. Hesse 1994 “Experimental Inductions of Emotional States and Their Effectiveness,” British...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (4): 717–752.
Published: 01 December 2011
... functions of induction and deduction, which are predi- cated on objectifying perceptions of the external world. It reflects the more basic, primordial, precategorial level of emotion and sensory memory of Maurice Merleau-­Ponty’s (1962 [1945]) phenomenology and the more recent understanding...