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 ...

Philosophy In The Flesh

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

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

More Than Cool Reason

Author: George Lakoff
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226470989
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' What we're saying whenever we say is a theme this book illumines for anyone attentive." — Hugh Kenner, Johns Hopkins University "In this bold and powerful book, Lakoff and Turner continue their use of metaphor to show how our minds get ...

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

Metaphor And Thought

Author: Andrew Ortony
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521405614
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The volume also includes six new chapters that present important and influential new ideas about metaphor that have appeared in such fields as the philosophy of language and the philosophy of science, linguistics, cognitive and clinical ...

Where Mathematics Comes From

Author: George Lakoff
Publisher: Basic Books (AZ)
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Provides an in-depth analysis of the cognitive science of mathematical ideas that argues that conceptual metaphor plays a definitive role in mathematical ideas, exploring such concepts as arithmetic, algebra, sets, logic, and infinity. 20 ...

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 ...