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 ...

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

I Is An Other

Author: James Geary
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062041770
Size: 27.55 MB
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This book will open your eyes to the secret life of metaphor and its role in swinging elections, moving markets, and powerfully influencing daily life.

Metaphors We Lead By

Author: Mats Alvesson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136889426
Size: 49.26 MB
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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.

Thinking Points

Author: George Lakoff
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9781429997621
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This book is essential reading for anyone who wants to participate in shaping an America that serves the common good.

The Body In The Mind

Author: Mark Johnson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022617784X
Size: 41.56 MB
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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.

The Meaning Of The Body

Author: Mark Johnson
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022602699X
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If you were raised with the idea that art and emotion were external to ideas and reason, you must read this book. It grounds philosophy in our most visceral experience.”—George Lakoff, author of Moral Politics

A War For The Soul Of America

Author: Andrew Hartman
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022625464X
Size: 79.55 MB
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As an ever-more partisan but also an ever-more diverse and accepting America continues to find its way in a changing world, A War for the Soul of America reminds us of how we got here, and what all the shouting has really been about.