Review of Imagining Minds: The Neuro-Aesthetics of Austen, Eliot and Hardy by Kay Young

Title

Review of Imagining Minds: The Neuro-Aesthetics of Austen, Eliot and Hardy by Kay Young

Description

Imagining Minds sets out to read nineteenth-century fiction in the context of modern theories of human cognition and of the mind/body relationship, making the central contention that 'the novel is an aesthetic map to and experience of the nature of the mind-brain' (9; Young's italics). Young takes up concepts from…

Creator

Michael Davis

Source

George Eliot Review
2011: 42, 111-112

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 2011
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Michael Davis, “Review of Imagining Minds: The Neuro-Aesthetics of Austen, Eliot and Hardy by Kay Young,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed December 3, 2020, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/704.