Henri Bergson

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Noun1.Henri Bergson - French philosopher who proposed elan vital as the cause of evolution and development (1859-1941)Henri Bergson - French philosopher who proposed elan vital as the cause of evolution and development (1859-1941)
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Part of a series supported by The School of Life, an organization dedicated to making philosophy relevant to modern life, this book explores the work of early 20th century philosopher Henri Bergson.
Neste trabalho, recorro ao conceito de duracao, definido pelo filosofo frances Henri Bergson, (1859-1941) para mostrar a forma como o fotografo Jose Luis Neto (Satao, 1966) se distancia da relacao de verosimilhanca entre a fotografia e uma nocao objetiva da realidade para assumir o proprio meio como seu objeto.
In another form, philosophical vitalists like Henri Bergson re-described evolution itself in spiritual terms.
Charles Peguy, por ejemplo, que se enfrento publicamente al antisemitismo desde el caso Dreyfus, que admiro a Henri Bergson como un "profeta judio del cristianismo" y que hasta su muerte, en 1914, se opuso firmemente a la inculpacion de la comunidad hebrea por la crucifixion de Jesus.
did the Nobel Prize-winning writer Henri Bergson die?
Writing in 1896 about the relationship between photography and perception, Henri Bergson urged, "Call up the Leibnizian monads: Each is the mirror of the universe.
In these vignettes, Valle-Inclan borrows concepts from his contemporary, Henri Bergson (1859-1941), to illustrate how his narrator accesses ever deepening levels of memory that allow him to break out of a "carcel del tiempo," a prison of time understood chronologically and, thus, ordered by the logic of cause and effect.
She takes as her underlying organizing principle that "These artists participated in a culture that took philosophy seriously" (21), and that their love relationships and artistic collaborations can be understood through the lens of Immanuel Kant, Friedrich Nietzsche, Georg Simmel, Henri Bergson, and many others whose writings were well discussed in the artistic circles these couples inhabited.
En evitant la speculation qui est un luxe contrairement a l'action qui, elle, est une necessite, les joueurs algeriens sauront trancher pour ne pas dementir Henri Bergson.
Henri Bergson escribio: Representa el momento fugaz de la Creacion, que nunca se detiene; ese es el sentido genial de Rodin, donde el mismo es una eterna fuerza creadora.
Amad draws from the work of film historians--especially the work of Tom Gunning and his articulation of the "view aesthetic"--alongside that of theorists Michel Foucault, Walter Benjamin, Siegfried Kracauer and, most importantly, Henri Bergson, and crafts a unique history that is actively engaged with the theory of film, reality, the archive, and the everyday.
French philosopher Henri Bergson once said "the eyes see only what the mind is prepared to comprehend".