The Storytelling Animal

ISBN 10 : 9780547391403
ISBN 13 : 0547391404

Explores the latest beliefs about why people tell stories and what stories reveal about human nature, offering insights into such related topics as universal themes and what it mea..

The Storytelling Animal

ISBN 10 : 9780547644813
ISBN 13 : 0547644817

Humans live in landscapes of make-believe. We spin fantasies. We devour novels, films, and plays. Even sporting events and criminal trials unfold as narratives. Yet the world of st..

The Storytelling Animal

ISBN 10 : 0544002342
ISBN 13 : 9780544002340

Explores the latest beliefs about why people tell stories and what stories reveal about human nature, offering insights into such related topics as universal themes and what it mea..

The Literary Animal

ISBN 10 : 9780810122871
ISBN 13 : 0810122871

The goal of this book is to overcome some of the widespread misunderstandings about the meaning of a Darwinian approach to the human mind generally, and literature specifically...

Waterland

ISBN 10 : 0330518216
ISBN 13 : 9780330518215

Re-issued in a fresh new series style, Graham Swift's multilayered chronicle set in the Cambridgeshire Fens is widely regarded as one of the finest British novels of the 1980s. In ..

Whoever Tells The Best Story Wins

ISBN 10 : 0814409148
ISBN 13 : 9780814409145

Most people have been conditioned to believe that business communication must be clear, rational, and objective, with no place for emotion or subjective thinking. Yet the most powe..