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Author Zunshine, Lisa.
Title Getting inside your head : what cognitive science can tell us about popular culture / Lisa Zunshine.
Publisher Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, c2012.
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 Book Stacks  PN56.P93 Z86 2012  AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 217 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references ( p. 197-209) and index.
Contents Culture of greedy mind readers -- I know what you're thinking, Mr. Darcy! -- Sadistic benefactors -- Theaters, hippodromes, and other mousetraps -- Movies: the power of restraint -- Mockumentaries, photography, and stand-up comedy: upping the agony -- Reality TV: humiliation in real time -- Musicals (particularly around 11 pm) -- Painting feelings -- Painting mysteries.
ISBN 9781421406169 (hdbk. : acid-free paper)
1421406160 (hdbk. : acid-free paper)
Subject Psychology and literature.
Cognition and culture.
Popular culture and literature.
Characters and characteristics in literature.
Philosophy and cognitive science.

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