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Cognitive Studies in Literature and Performance

Evolving Hamlet

Seventeenth-Century English Tragedy and the Ethics of Natural Selection

Authors: Fletcher, A.

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Using Hamlet and a number of other popular and influential seventeenth-century tragedies as case-studies, this book shows how aesthetic experience can help organize the biological functions of our brains into adaptive social networks.

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ANGUS FLETCHER Assistant Professor of Critical Studies at UCLA, USA.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Introduction: The Descent of Ethics

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    Pages 1-14

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  • Faustus, Macbeth, and the Riddle of Tomorrow

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    Pages 15-38

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  • Partial Belief in Julius Caesar and Hamlet

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    Pages 39-66

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  • Othello and the Subject of Ocular Proof

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    Pages 67-84

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  • The Indian Emperour and the Reason of New World Conflict

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    Pages 85-99

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eBook 56,99 €
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Hardcover 77,99 €
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  • ISBN 978-0-230-11168-4
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Softcover 72,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-29397-1
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  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Evolving Hamlet
Book Subtitle
Seventeenth-Century English Tragedy and the Ethics of Natural Selection
Authors
Series Title
Cognitive Studies in Literature and Performance
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Angus Fletcher
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-11838-6
DOI
10.1057/9780230118386
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-11168-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-29397-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 192
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