Affecting fictions : mind, body, and emotion in American literary realism / Jane F. Thrailkill.
"Affecting Fictions offers a new understanding of American literary realism that draws on neuroscience and cognitive psychology. Thrailkill positions herself against the emotionless interpretations of the New Critics. Taking as her point of departure realist works of medicine, psychology, and l...
Cambridge, Mass. :
Harvard University Press,