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Cognitive sciences and medieval studies : an introduction

Author: Juliana Dresvina; Victoria Blud
Publisher: [Cardiff] University of Wales Press 2020
Series: Religion and culture in the middle ages
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book argues for the value of applying methods deriving from cognitive sciences (such as neuroscience or psychology) to studies of medieval history, literature, art and culture, and suggests ways  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Juliana Dresvina; Victoria Blud
ISBN: 9781786836748 1786836742
OCLC Number: 1231963369
Notes: Introduction: Cognitive Science and Medieval Studies; Juliana Dresvina and Victoria Blud; I Questions of method; 1. How Modular Are Medieval Cognitive Theories? - Jose Filipe Silva; 2. An Unrealized Conversation: Medieval Mysticism and the Common Core Thesis - Ralph Hood Jr; 3. Questions of Value: Brain Science, Aesthetics, and Art in the Neurohumanities - Matthew Rampley; II Case studies: histories of neuroscience, psychology and mental illness; 4. Neuroscience and the Dialectics of History - Daniel Lord Smail; 5. Medieval English Understanding of Mental Illness: Terminology and Symptoms In Comparison to Modern Mental Health Conditions - Wendy Turner; 6. Attachment Theory for Historians of Medieval Religion - Julie Dresvina; III Case studies: reading texts and minds; 7. 'A Knot So Subtle and So Mighty': On Knitting, Academic Writing and Julian of Norwich - Godelinde Perk; 8. Making Up a Mind: '4E' Cognition and the Medieval Subject - Victoria Blud; 9. Cognitive Approaches to Affective Poetics in Early English Literature - Antonina Harbus; IV Case studies: approaching art and artefacts ; 10. Medieval Art History and Neuroscience: An Introduction - Nadia Pawelchak; 11. Spoons, Whorls, and Caroles: How Medieval Artifacts Can Help Keep Your Brain on its Toes - Jeff Rider; Afterword: The Medieval Brain and Modern Neuroscience - John Onians.
Description: xv, 251 Seiten : Illustrationen ; 234 mm
Contents: Introduction: Cognitive Science and Medieval StudiesJuliana Dresvina and Victoria BludI Questions of method1. How Modular Are Medieval Cognitive Theories? - Jose Filipe Silva2. An Unrealized Conversation: Medieval Mysticism and the Common Core Thesis - Ralph Hood Jr3. Questions of Value: Brain Science, Aesthetics, and Art in the Neurohumanities - Matthew RampleyII Case studies: histories of neuroscience, psychology and mental illness4. Neuroscience and the Dialectics of History - Daniel Lord Smail5. Medieval English Understanding of Mental Illness: Terminology and Symptoms In Comparison to Modern Mental Health Conditions - Wendy Turner6. Attachment Theory for Historians of Medieval Religion - Julie DresvinaIII Case studies: reading texts and minds7. 'A Knot So Subtle and So Mighty': On Knitting, Academic Writing and Julian of Norwich - Godelinde Perk8. Making Up a Mind: '4E' Cognition and the Medieval Subject - Victoria Blud9. Cognitive Approaches to Affective Poetics in Early English Literature - Antonina HarbusIV Case studies: approaching art and artefacts 10. Medieval Art History and Neuroscience: An Introduction - Nadia Pawelchak11. Spoons, Whorls, and Caroles: How Medieval Artifacts Can Help Keep Your Brain on its Toes - Jeff RiderAfterword: The Medieval Brain and Modern Neuroscience - John Onians
Series Title: Religion and culture in the middle ages
Responsibility: edited by Juliana Dresvina and Victoria Blud.

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