Article ID: CBB000931149

Paul Klee's Picture-Making and Persona: Tools for Making Invisible Realities Visible (2008)


Gockel, Bettina (Author)

Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Volume: 39
Pages: 418--433

Publication Date: 2008
Edition Details: Part of a special issue: “Science and the Changing Senses of Reality circa 1900”.
Language: English

This article is concerned with Klee's belief that `intuition' is indispensable to the artistic and scientific understanding of natural processes and laws of nature. Examples of his pictorial practice are discussed which derive from the as yet for the most part unpublished and little studied writings from the period at the Bauhaus. Taking the methodologically diverse literature about Klee into account, this paper tries to understand Klee's `scientism' in the cultural and theoretical context of his time.

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Article Sibum, H. Otto (2008) Science and the Changing Senses of Reality circa 1900. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science (p. 295). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Bowler, Peter J.
Pourciau, Bruce H.
Nikolow, Sybilla
Bluma, Lars
Abraham, Tara H.
Cassou-Noguès, Pierre
Biology and Philosophy
Perspectives on Science
Nuncius: Annali di Storia della Scienza
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
NTM: Zeitschrift für Geschichte der Naturwissenschaften, Technik und Medizin
Theoria (0495-4548)
Oxford University Press
University of Nevada Press
Princeton University Press
Columbia University Press
Visual representation; visual communication
Methodology of science; scientific method
Science and culture
Philosophy of science
Kuhn, Thomas S.
Pitts, Walter
McCulloch, Warren
Cavaillès, Jean
Kant, Immanuel
Hilbert, David
Time Periods
20th century, early
19th century
20th century
18th century
17th century
20th century, late
New Zealand
Royal Society of London

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