Word vs Image

Cognitive Hunger in Shakespeare’s England

  • Authors
  • Ellen Spolsky

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Ellen Spolsky
    Pages 1-22
  3. Ellen Spolsky
    Pages 56-83
  4. Ellen Spolsky
    Pages 84-117
  5. Ellen Spolsky
    Pages 185-193
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 194-240

About this book


Arguing on recent cognitive evidence that reading a Bible is much more difficult for human brains than seeing images, this book exposes the depth and breadth of Protestant theologians' misunderstandings about how people could reform their spiritual lives - how they could literally change their minds.


England reform reformation

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2007
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-28218-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-59803-4
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