Metaphors We Live By

Author: George Lakoff
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226470997
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In this updated edition of Lakoff and Johnson's influential book, the authors supply an afterword surveying how their theory of metaphor has developed within the cognitive sciences to become central to the contemporary understanding of how ...

Metaphors We Live By

Author: George Lakoff
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226468013
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In this updated edition of Lakoff and Johnson's influential book, the authors supply an afterword surveying how their theory of metaphor has developed within the cognitive sciences to become central to the contemporary understanding of how ...

Philosophy In The Flesh

Author: George Lakoff
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 9780465056743
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Reexamines the Western philosophical tradition, looking at the basic concepts of the mind, time, causation, morality, and the self.

A War For The Soul Of America

Author: Andrew Hartman
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022625450X
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Through the 1980s and 1990s, politics, art, media, schools, and the culture at large were roiled by seemingly unending public battles over gender, race, sexuality, music, and religion.A War for the Soul of America is the first full-scale ...

Women Fire And Dangerous Things

Author: George Lakoff
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226471012
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. . . Lakoff asks: What do categories of language and thought reveal about the human mind? Offering both general theory and minute details, Lakoff shows that categories reveal a great deal."—David E. Leary, American Scientist

Philosophical Perspectives On Metaphor

Author: Mark Johnson
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 0816657971
Size: 60.75 MB
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Rich with historical and cultural value, these works are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions.

Creating Worldviews Metaphor Ideology And Language

Author: James Underhill
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748688676
Size: 65.12 MB
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Encouraging readers to reflect upon language and the role metaphor plays in patterning ideas and thought, this book first offers a critical introduction to metaphor theory as it has emerged over the past thirty years in the States.

Metaphors We Lead By

Author: Mats Alvesson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136889426
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Some of these offer unexpected insights into how leadership does and does not work. The book sheds light on a varied - often contradictory and sometimes darker - side of leadership.

The Body In The Mind

Author: Mark Johnson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022617784X
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"There are books—few and far between—which carefully, delightfully, and genuinely turn your head inside out. This is one of them.