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Author Hackett, Helen.
Title The Elizabethan mind : searching for the self in an age of uncertainty / Helen Hackett.
Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, [2022]
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 Stack 9  820.9 H    IN LIBRARY
Description xv, 414 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-405) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Mind and body. The mind in the body: medical frameworks ; Mind against body: philosophical and religious frameworks ; Knowing by feeling: writing the passions -- Marginalized minds. In other voices: female minds ; The minds of Africans: imaginings and encounters -- Disturbances and discipline. Stars and demons: the permeable mind ; 'Things feigned in the mind': the unruly imagination ; Governing self and state: the politics of the mind -- Writing the mind. Writing thought and self: autobiography, sonnets, prose fiction ; 'That within:' Hamlet and the mind on stage -- Epilogue: The Elizabethan mind and us.
Subject English literature -- 16th century -- History and criticism.
Mind and body -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Mind and body in literature.
Self (Philosophy) -- England -- History -- 16th century.
Self (Philosophy) in literature.
England -- Intellectual life -- 16th century.
Added Title Searching for the self in an age of uncertainty
ISBN 9780300207200 (hbk.)
0300207204 (hbk.)