Seana Coulson

List of John Benjamins publications for which Seana Coulson plays a role.




Methods in Cognitive Linguistics

Edited by Monica Gonzalez-Marquez, Irene Mittelberg, Seana Coulson and Michael J. Spivey

[Human Cognitive Processing, 18] 2007. xxviii, 452 pp.
Subjects Cognition and language | Cognitive linguistics | Theoretical linguistics


Coulson, Seana 2022 Conceptual blending and memesDynamism in Metaphor and Beyond, Colston, Herbert L., Teenie Matlock and Gerard J. Steen (eds.), pp. 265–292 | Chapter
Conceptual blending involves the use of cognitive mappings to guide the combination of concepts. Here I show how blended cognitive models promote progressive alignment when reasoners integrate concepts from superficially unrelated domains, thus facilitating analogical inference. Describing… read more
Coulson, Seana and Teenie Matlock 2022 Cognitive scienceHandbook of Pragmatics: Manual, Verschueren, Jef and Jan-Ola Östman (eds.), pp. 195–216 | Chapter
Coulson, Seana and Teenie Matlock 2009 Cognitive scienceCognition and Pragmatics, Sandra, Dominiek, Jan-Ola Östman and Jef Verschueren (eds.), pp. 86–109 | Article
Oakley, Todd and Seana Coulson 2008 Connecting the dots: Mental spaces and metaphoric language in discourseMental Spaces in Discourse and Interaction, Oakley, Todd and Anders Hougaard (eds.), pp. 27–50 | Article
Coulson, Seana 2007 Electrifying results: ERP data and cognitive linguisticsMethods in Cognitive Linguistics, Gonzalez-Marquez, Monica, Irene Mittelberg, Seana Coulson and Michael J. Spivey (eds.), pp. 400–423 | Article
Coulson, Seana and Esther Pascual 2006 For the sake of argument: Mourning the unborn and reviving the dead through conceptual blendingAnnual Review of Cognitive Linguistics: Volume 4, Ruiz de Mendoza Ibáñez, Francisco José (ed.), pp. 153–181 | Article
Attested instances of persuasive discourse were examined from the perspective of conceptual blending theory to reveal that serious argumentative points are often made via the construction of unrealistic blended cognitive models. The unrealistic character of these models is often related to… read more
Coulson, Seana and Teenie Matlock 2005 Cognitive scienceHandbook of Pragmatics: 2003–2005 Installment, Östman, Jan-Ola and Jef Verschueren (eds.), pp. 1–30 | Article
Coulson, Seana and Todd Oakley 2003 Metonymy and conceptual blendingMetonymy and Pragmatic Inferencing, Panther, Klaus-Uwe and Linda L. Thornburg (eds.), pp. 51–79 | Article
Grady, Joseph, Todd Oakley and Seana Coulson 1999 Blending and metaphorMetaphor in Cognitive Linguistics: Selected papers from the 5th International Cognitive Linguistics Conference, Amsterdam, 1997, Gibbs, Jr., Raymond W. and Gerard J. Steen (eds.), pp. 101 ff. | Article
Coulson, Seana 1995 Cognitive scienceHandbook of Pragmatics: Manual, Verschueren, Jef, Jan-Ola Östman and Jan Blommaert † (eds.), pp. 123–140 | Article