Cognitive Poetics : an Introduction. (eBook, 2002) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Cognitive Poetics : an Introduction.

Author: Peter Stockwell
Publisher: Hoboken : Routledge, 2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cognitive poetics is essentially a way of thinking about literature. The reader is encouraged to re-evaluate all the categories used to understand literary reading and analysis.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Stockwell
ISBN: 9780203995143 0203995147 0415258944 9780415258944 0415258952 9780415258951
OCLC Number: 475958656
Description: 1 online resource (204 pages)
Contents: Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; 1 Introduction: body, mind and literature; 2 Figures and grounds; 3 Prototypes and reading; 4 Cognitive deixis; 5 Cognitive grammar; 6 Scripts and schemas; 7 Discourse worlds and mental spaces; 8 Conceptual metaphor; 9 Literature as parable; 10 Text worlds; 11 The comprehension of literature; 12 The last words; Bibliography; Glossarial index.

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