Graphing Jane Austen : The Evolutionary Basis of Literary Meaning Hardback
Part of the Cognitive Studies in Literature and Performance series
This book helps to bridge the gap between science and literary scholarship.
Building on findings in the evolutionary human sciences, the authors construct a model of human nature in order to illuminate the evolved psychology that shapes the organization of characters in nineteenth-century British novels, from Jane Austen to E.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 305 pages, XI, 305 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 24/04/2012
- Category: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900
- ISBN: 9781137002402