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Toward a Sociobiological Hermeneutic: Darwinian Essays on Literature

Michael Wainwright
Format
Book
Published
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
ISBN
9780230391802 (hbk.), 023039180X (hbk.)
Contents
  • Introduction: Darwinism after Darwin
  • Wilde, the science of heredity, and The picture of Dorian Gray
  • Figuring the financier in Dreiser, Dos Passos, and Faulkner
  • Game theory in a literary setting
  • An evolutionary reengagement with Todorov's Decameron
  • Veering toward an evolutionary realignment of Freud's Hamlet
  • Parasitism in Larsen's passing.
Description
240 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-231) and index.
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