The Science of Stories: An Introduction to Narrative Psychology

The Science of Stories: An Introduction to Narrative Psychology

János László

The technology of Stories explores the position narrative performs in human existence. Supported via in-depth learn, the e-book demonstrates how the ways that humans inform their tales might be indicative of ways they build their worlds and their very own identities.

Based on linguistic research and machine know-how, Laszlo deals an cutting edge technique which goals to discover underlying mental techniques in narrative texts. The reader is gifted with a theoretical framework besides a sequence of experiences which discover the best way a scientific linguistic research of narrative discourse can result in a systematic learn of identification construction, both person and group.

The e-book offers a serious review of previous narrative theories and summarizes earlier clinical makes an attempt to discover relationships among language and character. It additionally bargains with social reminiscence and staff id: a number of narrative varieties of ancient representations (history books, people narratives, historic novels) are analyzed as to how they build the earlier of a kingdom.

The technological know-how of Stories is the 1st ebook to construct a bridge among clinical and hermeneutic reports of narratives. As such, it is going to be of significant curiosity to a various spectrum of readers in social technology and the liberal arts, together with these within the fields of cognitive technology, social psychology, linguistics, philosophy, literary reviews and history.

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