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Cognition in the Globe: Attention and Memory in Shakespeares Theatre Evelyn B. Tribble

Cognition in the Globe: Attention and Memory in Shakespeares Theatre

Evelyn B. Tribble

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ISBN : 9780230118515
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217 pages
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Early modern playing companies performed up to six different plays a week and mounted new plays frequently. Cognition in the Globe seeks to answer a seemingly simple question: How did they do it? Drawing upon work in philosophy and the cognitiveMoreEarly modern playing companies performed up to six different plays a week and mounted new plays frequently. Cognition in the Globe seeks to answer a seemingly simple question: How did they do it? Drawing upon work in philosophy and the cognitive sciences, Tribble proposes that the cognitive work of theatre is distributed across body, brain, and world.