A Cognitive Approach to John Donne’s Songs and Sonnets

  • Authors
  • Michael A. Winkelman

Part of the Cognitive Studies in Literature and Performance book series (CSLP)

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Introduction

Investigations into how the brain actually works have led to remarkable discoveries and these findings carry profound implications for interpreting literature. This study applies recent breakthroughs from neuroscience and evolutionary psychology in order to deepen our understanding of John Donne's Songs and Sonnets.

Keywords

John Donne cognitive studies neuroscience literature Songs and Sonnets cognitive science English literature

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137348746
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45594-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-34874-6
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