publication . Other literature type . 2016

Teoria de la mente y sociedad en la narrativa policiaca de Lorenzo Silva y Francisco Garcia Pavon: Estereotipos, roles de genero y minorias

Gorfti, Jesus Castro;
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  • Published: 01 Dec 2016
  • Publisher: Purdue University
  • Country: United States
Spanish: The purpose of this study is to utilize certain aspects of cognitive psychology as a framework to analyze the police procedural novels of two Spanish authors: Francisco García Pavón and Lorenzo Silva. Specifically, we will focus on two main aspects of the mind studied by the cognitive sciences: Theory of Mind and metarepresentations. Theory of Mind (ToM) refers to the capacity that human beings have to attribute mental states to other humans, as well as oneself, based on their bodily and facial gestures. The concept of metarepresentation refers to the ability of humans to keep track of who said what. In other words, it refers to the capacity to remember...
free text keywords: Language literature and linguistics, Romance Literature, Psychology, Cognitive psychology, Gender, Peninsular literature, Police procedural, Spain, Cognitive Psychology, Modern Languages
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