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The Emergence of Mind : Representations of Consciousness in Narrative Discourse in English

By: Herman, David J.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Frontiers of Narrative: Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 2011Description: 1 online resource (326 p.).ISBN: 9780803234987.Subject(s): Consciousness in literature | English literature -- History and criticismGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Emergence of Mind : Representations of Consciousness in Narrative Discourse in EnglishDDC classification: 820.9/353 | 820.9353 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Title Page ; Copyright Page ; Table of Contents ; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I: Representing Minds in Old and Middle English Narrative; 1. 700-1050: Embodiment, Metaphor, and the Mind in Old English Narrative; 2. 1050-1500: Through a Glass Darkly; or, the Emergence of Mind in Medieval Narrative; Part II: Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century Minds; 3. 1500-1620: Reading, Consciousness, and Romance in the Sixteenth Century; 4. 1620-1700: Mind on the Move; Part III: Contexts for Consciousness in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
5. 1700-1775: Theory of Mind, Social Hierarchy, and the Emergence of Narrative Subjectivity6. 1775-1825: Affective Landscapes and Romantic Consciousness; 7. 1825-1880: The Network of Nerves; Part IV: Remodeling the Mind in Modernist and Postmodernist Narrative; 8. 1880-1945: Re-minding Modernism; 9. 1945-: Ontologies of Consciousness; Contributors; Index
Summary: An anthology that traces the representation of consciousness and mind creation in English literature from 700 to the present.
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Title Page ; Copyright Page ; Table of Contents ; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I: Representing Minds in Old and Middle English Narrative; 1. 700-1050: Embodiment, Metaphor, and the Mind in Old English Narrative; 2. 1050-1500: Through a Glass Darkly; or, the Emergence of Mind in Medieval Narrative; Part II: Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century Minds; 3. 1500-1620: Reading, Consciousness, and Romance in the Sixteenth Century; 4. 1620-1700: Mind on the Move; Part III: Contexts for Consciousness in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

5. 1700-1775: Theory of Mind, Social Hierarchy, and the Emergence of Narrative Subjectivity6. 1775-1825: Affective Landscapes and Romantic Consciousness; 7. 1825-1880: The Network of Nerves; Part IV: Remodeling the Mind in Modernist and Postmodernist Narrative; 8. 1880-1945: Re-minding Modernism; 9. 1945-: Ontologies of Consciousness; Contributors; Index

An anthology that traces the representation of consciousness and mind creation in English literature from 700 to the present.

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David Herman is a professor in the English department at Ohio State University. The editor of the journal Storyworlds , his recent publications include Basic Elements of Narrative and Story Logic: Problems and Possibilities of Narrative (Nebraska 2002).   Contributors: Elizabeth Bradburn, Nicholas Dames, Monika Fludernik, F. Elizabeth Hart, David Herman, Leslie Lockett, Alan Palmer, David Vallins, and Lisa Zunshine.

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