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Such stuff as dreams

Keith Oatley

Such stuff as dreams

the psychology of fiction

by Keith Oatley

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Published by Wiley-Blackwell in Chichester, West Sussex, U.K, Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology and literature,
  • Literature,
  • Psychology,
  • Theory,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • History and criticism,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKeith Oatley
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN3352.P7 O28 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 275 p. :
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25076903M
    ISBN 100470974575
    ISBN 109780470974575
    LC Control Number2011002207
    OCLC/WorldCa698170939

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-- Demonstrates how reading fiction can contribute to a greater understanding of, and the ability to change, ourselves/5. In Such Stuff as Dreams Are Made On Helen Luke explores the inner life through dream and imagery, story and symbol. The first half of the book covers Luke's life /5(3).

The book is not an analysis of those dreams, but a recounting of them. White looks for similarities among the dreams, seeking patterns and making comparisons of dream intensities.

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Share. “We are such stuff as dreams are made on,” says Prospero near the end of The Tempest, “And our little lives are rounded with a sleep.” If Google is to be believed, the ratio is about 5 to 1 (k or so misquotes to about a million instances of the actual quote).

He says, "We are such stuff as dreams are made on; and our little life is rounded with a sleep." It beautiful, sure, but also a little haunting. Such Stuff as Dreamsis a remarkable book in several ways.

It stands out by the breadth of the topics covered, extending beyond the reader to also include the writing and the communication about fiction, and by the diversity and richness of the many different concepts and studies brought to bear upon the topic.”Brand: Wiley.

It's no wonder that expressions from his works in literature, including the "Such stuff as dreams are made on" quote, are an 'anonymous' part of the English language. Many people continue to use this "Such stuff as dreams are made on" quote by William Shakespeare in famous quotes about life.

"Such stuff as dreams are made on". Such Stuff as Dreams Are Made on: The Autobiography and Journals of Helen M. Luke Barbara A. Mowat, Editor, Helen M. Luke, Author, Charles H. Taylor, Introduction by Morning Light Press $ Such stuff as dreams. [Brian Hill] -- An anthology of selections from various writings on dreams, fictional and nonfictional, ranging in date from ancient times to the then-present day.

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It is indeed some time since I listened to lectures on English literature however I still found that the content of many of these chapters stirred up a frisson of excitement even though not reading it for academic /5(17).

'Such Stuff as Dreams' is an academic book and should be read as such. It does read very much as though it is the basis of a series of lectures which is what one expects from an academic.

It is indeed some time since I listened to lectures on English literature however I still found that the content of many of these chapters stirred up a frisson of excitement even though not reading it for academic studies/5(16).

Such Stuff as Dreams explores how fiction works in the brains and imagination of both readers and writers.

In this ground-breaking work, Oatley richly illustrates how fiction represents, at its core, a model that readers construct in collaboration with the writer.

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Such Stuff as Dreams Are Made On consists of a memoir she wrote at the age of seventy but never published and excerpts culled from the fifty-four volumes of journals written in her final years.

She weaves together dreams and symbolic images from her inner life with personal and world events, bringing a clear, unsentimental honesty and vibrant insight to all that she recounts/5(15). Such Stuff as Dreams: The Psychology of Fiction explores how fiction works in the brains and imagination of both readers and writers.

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