Literature and Social Justice: Protest Novels, Cognitive Politics, and Schema Criticism

Title

Literature and Social Justice: Protest Novels, Cognitive Politics, and Schema Criticism

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Description

Drawing insights from cognitive and social neuroscience, this book uncovers the cognitive roots of social injustice and makes a powerful case that literature can positively alter the way we view others and promote social justice.

ISBN

978-0-292-74778-4

Publication Date

9-2013

Publisher

University of Texas Press

City

Austin, Texas

Keywords

social justice

Disciplines

Arts and Humanities | Cognition and Perception | Social History

Department

English