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Author Richardson, Alan, 1955-

Title The neural sublime : cognitive theories and romantic texts / Alan Richardson

Publ Info Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2010
 PC  PR447 .R49 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  PR447 .R49 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  PR447 .R49 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 179 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [161]-174) and index
Contents Introduction: cognitive historicism -- The neural sublime -- The romantic image, the mind's eye, and the history of the senses -- Romantic apostrophe : everyday discourse, overhearing, and poetic address -- Reading minds, and bodies, in Emma -- Romantic incest : literary representation and the biology of mind -- Language strange : motherese, the semiotic, and romantic poetry
LC subject English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism
Psychoanalysis and literature
Philosophy of mind
ISBN 9780801894527 (hc : alk. paper)
9780801894534 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0801894522 (hc : alk. paper)
0801894530 (pbk. : alk. paper)