Literary Reading, Cognition and Emotion -An Exploration of the Oceanic Mind
Author: Michael Burke
Master eBook ISBN10 : 0-203-84030-5
Master eBook ISBN13 : 978-0-203-84030-6
No of pages : 298
eBook Price : $120
Originally Published : 23 Sep 2010
This theoretical and empirical study explores what happens in the minds of engaged readers when they read literature. It considers the roles that the text, the reading context, cognition, and emotion play, and it argues for the importance of understanding the "oceanic" interaction that takes place between those inputs.