The Ubiquity of Metaphor

Metaphor in language and thought

ISBN 9789027235213 | EUR 189.00 | USD 284.00
ISBN 9789027286376 | EUR 189.00 | USD 284.00
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This volume brings together a number of articles representative of the present outlook on the importance of metaphors, and of the work done on metaphors in several domains of (psycho)linguistics. The first part of the volume deals with metaphor and the system of language. The second part offers papers on metaphor and language use. In the third part psychological and psycholinguistic aspects of metaphor are discussed.
[Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 29] 1985.  iii, 628 pp.
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1995. Dominance and Entitlement: The Rhetoric Men Use to Discuss their Violence towards Women. Discourse & Society 6:3  pp. 387 ff. DOI logo
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1999. Deeltjiewerkwoorde met om en die motiveringsteorie. South African Journal of Linguistics 17:4  pp. 219 ff. DOI logo
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2020. (Initial) Global Taxonomy of the Most Fundamental Cognitive (Metamathematical) Mechanisms Used in Mathematical Creation/Invention. In Artificial Mathematical Intelligence,  pp. 165 ff. DOI logo
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2001. The Use of Metaphor in University Lectures and the Problems that it Causes for Overseas Students. Teaching in Higher Education 6:3  pp. 333 ff. DOI logo
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2017. Espejos Metafóricos de Occidente: China en la Prensa Económica Británica. Historia y Comunicación Social 22:2  pp. 397 ff. DOI logo
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2014. Metaphor and phraseology from the language of bullfighting in Spanish. Review of Cognitive Linguistics 12:1  pp. 99 ff. DOI logo

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