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1 Schorske, Carl, Fin-de-Siècle Vienna: Politics and Culture (New York: Vintage Books, 1981), xvii .

2 Vidler, Anthony, The Architectural Uncanny (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1992). Cited in Geroulanos, Stefanos, Transparency in Postwar France: A Critical History of the Present (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017), 16 .

3 In particular, Shapin, Steve and Schaffer, Simon, Leviathan and the Air Pump (New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1985); Skinner, Quentin, Visions of Politics: Hobbes and Civil Science (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002).

4 See, for example, Bennett, Jane, Vibrant Matter: A Political Ecology of Things (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010); Harman, Graham, Immaterialism (Cambridge: Polity, 2016); Morton, Timothy, Hyperobjects: Philosophy and Ecology after the End of the World (Minneapolis, MN: Minnesota University Press, 2013); Morton, , Realist Magic: Objects, Ontology, Causality (New Metaphysics) (n.p.: Open Humanities Press, 2013). For a useful response to Morton addressing the relationship of human sense perception to issues concerning environmental scale, see Coen, Deborah R., ‘Big is a Thing of the Past: Climate Change and Methodology in the History of Ideas’, Journal of the History of Ideas, 77, 2 (2016).

5 See, for example, Hunter, Matthew C., Wicked Intelligence: Visual Art and the Science of Experiment in Restoration London (Chicago: Chicago University Press, 2013); Scott, Joan, ‘The Evidence of Experience’, in James Chandler, Arnold I. Davidson and Harry Harootunian, eds., Questions of Evidence: Proof, Practice, and Persuasion Across the Disciplines (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994); Otto Sibum, Heinz, ‘Working Experiments: A History of Gestural Knowledge’, Cambridge Review, 116, 225 (1995); Smith, Pamela, The Body of the Artisan: Art and Experience in the Scientific Revolution (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004).

6 For the former, see Allesch, Christian G., Einführung in die psychologischen Ästhetik (Vienna: WUV, 2006); Crary, Jonathan, Techniques of the Observer: On Vision and Modernity in the Nineteenth Century (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1990); Jarzombek, Mark, The Psychologizing of Modernity: Art, Architecture, and History (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000); Podoro, Micahel, The Manifold in Perception: Theories of Art from Kant to Hildebrand (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1972). For examples of the latter, and in particular, histories of the concept of Bildung, see Marchand, Suzanne, Down from Olympus: Archaeology and Philhellenism in Germany 1750–1950 (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1996); Ringer, Fritz, Bildung and its Implications in the German Tradition, 1890–1930’, in Fritz K. Ringer, Toward a Social History of Knowledge: Collected Essays (New York: Berghahn, 2000).

7 Geroulanos, Stefanos, An Atheism That is Not Humanist Emerges in French Thought (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2010).

8 Canguilhem, Georges, Writings on Medicine, trans. and intro. Stefanos Geroulanos and Todd Meyers (New York: Fordham University Press, 2012); Canguilhem, Georges, Knowledge of Life, trans. Stefanos Geroulanos and Daniela Ginsburg (New York: Fordham University Press, 2008).

9 As examples of the former, see Christie, D. A. and Tansey, E. M., ‘Making the Human Body Transparent: The Impact of Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and Magnetic Resonance Imaging’, in E. M. Tansey, D. A Christie and L. A. Reynolds, eds., Wellcome Witnesses to Twentieth Century Medicine (London: Wellcome Trust, 1998); Han, Byung-Chul, Tranzparenzgesellschaft (Berlin: Matthes & Seitz, 2013). For the latter, see Butler, Judith, Gender Trouble (New York: Routledge, 1990); idem , Giving an Account of Oneself (New York: Fordham University Press, 2005).

10 See, for example, Baring, Edward, The Young Derrida and French Philosophy (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012); Moyn, Samuel, Origins of the Other (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2005); Robcis, Camille, The Law of Kinship: Anthropology, Psychoanalysis, and the Family in France (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2013); Sirkus, Judith, Sexing the Citizen: Masculinity and Morality in France, 1870–1920 (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2006). For other recent work in modern European intellectual history, see MacMahon, Darrin M. and Moyn, Sam, eds., Rethinking Modern European Intellectual History (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014).

11 Ethan Kleinberg, Joan Wallach Scott and Gary Wilder, ‘Theses on Theory and History’, May 2018. See (last visited 16 June 2018).

12 Geertz, Clifford, ‘Thick Description: Toward an Interpretive Theory of Culture’, in Clifford Geertz, The Interpretation of Cultures: Selected Essays (New York: Basic Books, 1973), 25 .

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