Three further chapters deal with theoretical aspects of conceptual metaphor, one of which is a commissioned chapter on the relation between conceptual metaphor theory and conceptual blending. Finally, there are five chapters presenting novel theoretical issues and empirical findings about the relation between conceptual metaphor and culture.
Some foreign contributions on the cognitive theory of metaphor; metaphorical mappings in the sense of smell; the joy of counting metaphors - relativity in the socio-economic domain; from linguistic to conceptual metaphor in five steps; a typology of motivation for conceptual metaphor - correlation vs resemblance; blending and metapho; self and agency in religious discourse -perceptual metaphors for knowledge at a marian apparition site; taking metaphor out of heads and putting it into the cultural world; metaphor - does it constitute or reflect cultural models?; metaphors and cultural models as profiles and bases; congruence by degree -on the relation between metaphor and cultural models.
Series: Current Issues in Linguistic Theory
Number Of Pages: 233
Country of Publication: NL
Dimensions (cm): 22.0 x 15.0
Weight (kg): 0.34