Narrative gravity : conversation, cognition, culture / Rukmini Bhaya Nair.

In this elegantly written and theoretically sophisticated work, Rukmini Bhaya Nair asks why human beings across the world are such compulsive and inventive storytellers. Extending current research in cognitive science and narratology, she argues that we seem to have a genetic drive to fabricate as a...

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Main Author: Rukmini Bhaya Nair.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 2003.
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