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59 Metaphors for  representations

59 Metaphors for representations

The representation of this play was a kind of Dance of Death, and from the acting of "Every Man" to the execution of that Dance was but a short step.

These original representations are the only ones which the soul produces by its own activity; all other psychical phenomena, feeling, desire, will, attention, memory, judgment, the whole wealth of inner events, result of themselves from the interplay of the primary representations under law.

Representations are results, not copies, of the external stimuli; cognition comes under the general concept of the interaction of real elements, and depends, like every effect, as much upon the nature of the being that experiences the effect as upon the nature of the one which exerts it, or rather, more upon the former than upon the latter.

"Then your representations were the origin of Eugene's interest in Arthur?" said Mrs. Hamilton, inquiringly.

A popular representation of a terrain surface whose elevation has been sampled at regularly spaced intervals is a triangulation of a subset of the sample points that consists of axis-aligned, right-angled isoceles triangles.

Unfortunately, representation is both a loaded and an ambiguous noun.

The earliest wood-cut representation of Erasmus with which I am acquainted is a medallion accompanying another of Ulric of Hutten, on the title-page of the following work of the unfortunate but heroic champion of the Reformation:"Ulrichi ab Hutten cum Erasmo Rotirodamo, Presbytero, Theologo, Expostulatio."

Proportional Representation is supremely a test question.

James Gwertzman representation, PopCap's competitors is not a cottage game, but original and creative games.

The earliest representation of the Visitation to which I can refer is a rude but not ungraceful drawing, in the Catacombs at Rome, of two women embracing.

Of a minister of the United States of America found drunk in the streets of Berlin by the police, and a chargรฉ d'affaires who, in an outbreak at Constantinople, hoisted the flag over a brothel he frequented, the memory is perhaps too old to have reached men born much later than I, but for the twenty years of my first knowledge of European matters our representation abroad was a disgrace to America.

A second representation of the Madre di Dolore is that figure of the Virgin which, from the very earliest times, was placed on the right of the Crucifix, St. John the Evangelist being invariably on the left.

"This representation, like that before attempted to be described, was a compound of speaking and singing; the subject of which was enforced by gestures and actions.

But a representation which can be given only by a single object is a particular representation or an intuition.

It was interesting to note that when volunteering geographic information, people tended to want the representation to be a map, although this may not always be the best way to visualize the information.

One cannot help suspecting that such an unusual representation of women must have been the reward of some special effort, for it was never repeated.

Good-nature has an endless Source of Pleasure in it; and the Representation of domestick Life, filled with its natural Gratifications, (instead of the necessary Vexations which are generally insisted upon in the Writings of the Witty) will be a very good Office to Society.

If a single head of the Treasury was so desirable, why not "have a single legislator; one man to make all the laws, the revenue laws particularly, because among many there is less responsibility, system, and energy; consequently a numerous representation in this House is an odious institution.

A Representation is a statement demonstrating some resemblance of bodies or natures; Collation is a statement comparing one thing with another, because of their likeness to one another; Example is that which confirms or invalidates a case by some authority, or by what has happened to some man, or under some especial circumstances.

Such an allegorical representation of truth is always and everywhere, for humanity at large, a serviceable substitute for a truth to which it can never attain,for a philosophy which it can never grasp; let alone the fact that it is daily changing its shape, and has in no form as yet met with general acceptance.

For her, the vague and generalised representations of Africa is a trend she hopes to see less of and that's one of the reasons she's excited to be among the cast of Americanah, as it is expected to be set in Nigeria.

Such a representation as this is simply misleading: The almost fierceness with which he speaks against the Tract school is proof in him of the strength of the attraction it possessed for him, just as afterwards at Brighton his attacks on Evangelicalism are proof of the strength with which he once held to that form of Christianity, and the force of the reaction with which he abandoned it for ever.

"The fairsthe assemblies for business and pleasure," said the master, "were religious feasts; the scenic representations were mysteries, the journeys were pilgrimages and the wars crusades."

Representation of a party by a lay person is a matter within the discretion of the Court.

Because, therefore, of the oneness of space and time, the representation of each is an intuition.

The representations became a principal means for celebrating great occasions.

COOKE, T. P., an actor in melodrama; began life at sea; took to the stage; his most popular representations were William in "Black-eyed Susan" and Long Tom Coffin in the "Pilot" (1786-1864).

A more equal representation of the people in parliament was at this time the subject of general discussion, and he did not fail to stand forward as the strenuous champion of a measure which seemed likely to infuse new spirit and vigour into our constitutional liberties.

And so for mother earth, as for the rest, the best representation of the divine was the human.

Female representation is a priority in every department with many women fulfilling leadership and managerial roles across the various offices.

The most beautiful representation I have ever seen is a fresco, by Luini, in the church of San Maurizio, at Milan.

Its representation is a scene-shifting, fidgeting business, but its charms tempt us almost invariably to sit it out.

The representation, ostensibly of slaves, under the name of persons, was in its operation an exclusive grant of power to one class of proprietors, owners of one species of property, to the detriment of all the rest of the community.

Piaget thought that the two most powerful mental representations are images and concepts.

The strong representation by Indigenous artists, creators and knowledge-keepers is definitely a major highlight for me personally.

Representation had become mere misrepresentation; a maze of loopholes.

These two vivid representations of our Western domain are the efforts of two boys, both of them brothers.

The art of printing has stagnated in stereotyped editions of Confucius, and the most cynical representations of the grotesque have been the principal products of Chinese conceptions of the sublime and beautiful.

In the old Mexican picture-books the usual representation of the sun is "a wheel, often brilliant with many colours, the rays of which are so many bloodstained tongues, by means of which the Sun receives his nourishment" (E.J. Payne, History of the New World called America, Oxford, 1892, i. 521).

The simplest representations are the sensations, which, amid all their variety, still group themselves into definite classes (odors, sounds, colors).

The representations were multiplicity (the endless plurality of the represented) in unity (the unity of the representing monad); the harmony is unity (order, congruity of the world-image) in multiplicity (the infinitely manifold degrees of clearness in the representations).

My representations are not the phenomena themselves, but images and signs through which I cognize phenomena, i.e., real things as they are for me and for every man (not as they are in themselves).

Simultaneous legal representation of two candidates competing for the same office is a paradigmatic example of a conflict of interest.

This drama is built upon a true story, related by Mrs. Behn, in a Novel; and has so much the greater influence on the audience, as they are sensible that the representation is no fiction.

She believed that a representation of the most prominent and brilliant interests in society was the paramount object of government, and faithful to the seductive but dangerous error, she mistook to the last, collective power for social happiness.

And representation, even when it is possible, is not an unchanging entity, but an expedient capable of an infinite number of variations.

His experience, he said, could be instructive at a time when representation remains a fraught topic in popular culture and when creators and performers fear drastic repercussions if their work is deemed out-of-step with contemporary standards.

One representation of the integral, is the area under a curve in a graph.

The representation of this play was a kind of Dance of Death, and from the acting of "Every Man" to the execution of that Dance was but a short step.

LGBTQ representation in popular media has been a slow, uphill battle.

Geometrically, every line is imaginary; its graphic representation is a mark.

Call up before your imagination the objects specified in the six following paragraphs, numbered A to F, and consider carefully whether your mental representation of them generally, is in each group very faint, faint, fair, good, or vivid and comparable to the actual sensation: A. Light and colour.

"Defence," p. 95: "Mr. Newman affirms that my representations of his views on this subject are the most direct and intense reverse of all that he has most elaborately and carefully written!"

Sure, but taxation WITH representation can be tyranny too, so representation is not the distinguishing feature here.

The negative thing in itself cannot be known, indeed, but it can be thought; and the representation of it is a possible concept, one which is not self-contradictory (a principle which is of great importance for practical philosophy).

Proportional Representation is not a faddist proposal, not a perplexing ingenious complication of a simple business; it is the carefully worked out right way to do something that hitherto we have been doing in the wrong way.

That a representation or cognition is a priori does not mean that it precedes experience in time, but that (apart from the merely exciting, non-productive stimulation through impressions already mentioned) it is independent of all experience, that it is not derived or borrowed from experience.

Accepting, therefore, this ideal representation, age and wisdom can never be companions; youth is wise, and age is imbecile.

Graphical representation of the consumption function, where a is autonomous consumption (affected by interest rates, consumer expectations, etc.), b is the marginal propensity to consume and Yd is disposable income.