Bewitched And Bedeviled: A Cognitive Approach To Embodiment In Early English Possession

byK. Uszkalo

Hardcover | July 1, 2015

Bewitched And Bedeviled: A Cognitive Approach To Embodiment In Early English Possession by K. Uszkalo
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Narratives of possession have survived in early English medical and philosophical treatises. Using ideas derived from cognitive science, this study moves through the stages of possession and exorcism to describe how the social, religious, and medical were internalized to create the varied manifestations of demon possession in early modern England.
Introduction: Grounding Rage Possession 1. Early Diagnostics 2. Contemporary Theories 3. Embodied Spirituality | Embodied Cognition 4. Performance | Contamination 5. Reconciliation | Dispossession | Exorcism Conclusion: Reproducing and Representing Demoniacs
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Title:Bewitched And Bedeviled: A Cognitive Approach To Embodiment In Early English PossessionFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:263 pages, 8.5 X 5.51 X 0.81 inShipping dimensions:263 pages, 8.5 X 5.51 X 0.81 inPublished:July 1, 2015Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1137512245

ISBN - 13:9781137512246

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