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The Resource On the origin of stories : evolution, cognition, and fiction, Brian Boyd

On the origin of stories : evolution, cognition, and fiction, Brian Boyd

Label
On the origin of stories : evolution, cognition, and fiction
Title
On the origin of stories
Title remainder
evolution, cognition, and fiction
Statement of responsibility
Brian Boyd
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boyd, Brian
Dewey number
809.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3451
LC item number
.B68 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Fiction
  • Fiction
  • Roman
  • Roman
  • TRAVEL
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Fiction
  • Fiction
  • Erzählen
  • Evolutionspsychologie
  • Literatur
  • Evolution
Label
On the origin of stories : evolution, cognition, and fiction, Brian Boyd
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 457-507) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Evolution, Adaptation, and Adapted Minds
  • 3.
  • The Evolution of Intelligence
  • 4.
  • The Evolution of Cooperation
  • Introduction: Animal, Human, Art, Story
  • Book I.
  • Evolution, Art, and Fiction
  • Part 1.
  • Evolution and Nature
  • 1.
  • Evolution and Human Nature?
  • 2.
  • 8.
  • From Tradition to Innovation
  • Part 2.
  • Evolution and Art
  • 5.
  • Art as Adaptation?
  • 6.
  • Art as Cognitive Play
  • 7.
  • Art and Attention
  • 12.
  • Fiction: Inventing Events
  • 13.
  • Fiction as Adaptation
  • Part 3.
  • Evolution and Fiction
  • 9.
  • Art, Narrative, Fiction
  • 10.
  • Understanding and Recalling Events
  • 11.
  • Narrative: Representing Events
  • 16.
  • The Evolution of Intelligence (1): In the Here and Now
  • 17.
  • The Evolution of Intelligence (2): Beyond the Here and Now
  • 18.
  • The Evolution of Cooperation (1): Expanding the Circle
  • 19.
  • The Evolution of Cooperation (2): Punishment
  • Book II.
  • From Zeus to Seuss: Origins of Stories
  • Part 4.
  • Phylogeny: The Odyssey
  • 14.
  • Earning Attention (1): Natural Patterns: Character and Plot
  • 15.
  • Earning Attention (2): Open-Ended Patterns: Ironies of Structure
  • 23.
  • Levels of Explanation: Particular
  • 24.
  • Meanings
  • Conclusion: Retrospect and Prospects: Evolution, Literature, Criticism
  • Afterword: Evolution, Art, Story, Purpose
  • Notes
  • Part 5.
  • Ontogeny: Horton Hears a Who!
  • 20.
  • Problems and Solutions: Working at Play
  • 21.
  • Levels of Explanation: Universal, Local, and Individual
  • 22.
  • Levels of Explanation: Individuality Again
Control code
648759744
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 540 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674053595
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvjfbc6n
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)648759744
Label
On the origin of stories : evolution, cognition, and fiction, Brian Boyd
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 457-507) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Evolution, Adaptation, and Adapted Minds
  • 3.
  • The Evolution of Intelligence
  • 4.
  • The Evolution of Cooperation
  • Introduction: Animal, Human, Art, Story
  • Book I.
  • Evolution, Art, and Fiction
  • Part 1.
  • Evolution and Nature
  • 1.
  • Evolution and Human Nature?
  • 2.
  • 8.
  • From Tradition to Innovation
  • Part 2.
  • Evolution and Art
  • 5.
  • Art as Adaptation?
  • 6.
  • Art as Cognitive Play
  • 7.
  • Art and Attention
  • 12.
  • Fiction: Inventing Events
  • 13.
  • Fiction as Adaptation
  • Part 3.
  • Evolution and Fiction
  • 9.
  • Art, Narrative, Fiction
  • 10.
  • Understanding and Recalling Events
  • 11.
  • Narrative: Representing Events
  • 16.
  • The Evolution of Intelligence (1): In the Here and Now
  • 17.
  • The Evolution of Intelligence (2): Beyond the Here and Now
  • 18.
  • The Evolution of Cooperation (1): Expanding the Circle
  • 19.
  • The Evolution of Cooperation (2): Punishment
  • Book II.
  • From Zeus to Seuss: Origins of Stories
  • Part 4.
  • Phylogeny: The Odyssey
  • 14.
  • Earning Attention (1): Natural Patterns: Character and Plot
  • 15.
  • Earning Attention (2): Open-Ended Patterns: Ironies of Structure
  • 23.
  • Levels of Explanation: Particular
  • 24.
  • Meanings
  • Conclusion: Retrospect and Prospects: Evolution, Literature, Criticism
  • Afterword: Evolution, Art, Story, Purpose
  • Notes
  • Part 5.
  • Ontogeny: Horton Hears a Who!
  • 20.
  • Problems and Solutions: Working at Play
  • 21.
  • Levels of Explanation: Universal, Local, and Individual
  • 22.
  • Levels of Explanation: Individuality Again
Control code
648759744
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 540 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674053595
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvjfbc6n
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)648759744

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