The Renaissance Extended Mind

  • Miranda¬†Anderson

Part of the New Directions in Philosophy and Cognitive Science book series (NDPCS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Miranda Anderson
    Pages 1-40
  3. Miranda Anderson
    Pages 68-115
  4. Miranda Anderson
    Pages 116-144
  5. Miranda Anderson
    Pages 179-205
  6. Miranda Anderson
    Pages 206-243
  7. Miranda Anderson
    Pages 244-246
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 247-278

About this book


The Renaissance Extended Mind explores the parallels and contrasts between current philosophical notions of the mind as extended across brain, body and world, and analogous notions in literary, philosophical, and scientific texts circulating between the fifteenth century and early-seventeenth century.


Renaissance Shakespeare Extended Mind Distributed Cognition Embodied Mind Embodied Cognition Enactivism Renaissance Philosophy Renaissance Literature Cognitive Literary Studies event memory philosophy seventeenth century William Shakespeare

Authors and affiliations

  • Miranda¬†Anderson
    • 1
  1. 1.University of EdinburghUK

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