Shakespeare and Cognition: Aristotle's Legacy and by Arthur F. Kinney

By Arthur F. Kinney

Shakespeare and Cognition examines the fundamental courting among imaginative and prescient, wisdom, and reminiscence in Renaissance types of cognition as visible in Shakespeare's performs. Drawing on either Aristotle's Metaphysics and modern cognitive literary concept, Arthur F. Kinney explores 5 key objects/images in Shakespeare's plays – crowns, bells, jewelry, graves and ghosts – that aren't really noticeable (or, with regards to the latter, now not intended to be seen), yet are relevant to the mind's eye of either the playwright and the playgoers.

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