Metaphors we live by

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University of Chicago Press, 1981 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 242 pages
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User Review  - SheWoreRedShoes - LibraryThing

Metaphors We Live By is an excellent read. Lakoff and Johnson clearly present a compelling argument about the nature of thought and language. I generally don't make commands about works people *should ... Read full review

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User Review  - flourishing - LibraryThing

Excellent food for thought. I think that most everyone has read bits of this book, but it was worth it to read the whole thing - it digs further into philosophy at the end, which is really wonderful and interesting. Read full review

Contents

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