Metaphors we live by

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University of Chicago Press, 1981 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 242 pages
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Very interesting premise, though a little repetitive. - Goodreads
The writing is dry, but not awkward or difficult. - Goodreads
My intro to our daily metaphor use. - Goodreads
... it's a philosophy/writing book. - Goodreads

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Could have been one third of the size and have the same quantity of information. The book has some interesting ideas, but it presents the first ones in the begging of the book, and then goes until 50 ... Read full review

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The year following my departure from graduate school, just across the lake at the Univ of Chicago press, an influential work of revolutionary thinking was published. (That is to say, 35 years ago ... Read full review

Contents

Concepts We Live By
3
Structuring
52
The Grounding of Structural Metaphors
61
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