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Metaphor and Philosophy: A Special Issue of Metaphor and Symbolic Activity

Mark Johnson - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2014 - 72 pages
During the last 15 years, cognitive scientists have discovered things about the nature and importance of metaphor that are startling because of their radical implications for ...
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Morality for Humans: Ethical Understanding from the Perspective of Cognitive ...

Mark Johnson - Philosophy - 2015 - 280 pages
What is the difference between right and wrong? This is no easy question to answer, yet we constantly try to make it so, frequently appealing to some hidden cache of cut-and ...
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Women, Fire, and Dangerous Things

George Lakoff - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2008 - 632 pages
"Its publication should be a major event for cognitive linguistics and should pose a major challenge for cognitive science. In addition, it should have repercussions in a ...
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Moral Imagination: Implications of Cognitive Science for Ethics

Mark Johnson - Philosophy - 2014 - 302 pages
Using path-breaking discoveries of cognitive science, Mark Johnson argues that humans are fundamentally imaginative moral animals, challenging the view that morality is simply ...
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Embodied Mind, Meaning, and Reason: How Our Bodies Give Rise to Understanding

Mark Johnson - Philosophy - 2017 - 264 pages
In Embodied Mind, Meaning, and Reason, renowned philosopher Mark Johnson presents a selection of his best essays on the bodily basis of meaning, understanding, and reasoning ...
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Your Brain's Politics: How the Science of Mind Explains the Political Divide

George Lakoff, Elisabeth Wehling - Psychology - 2016 - 141 pages
At first glance, issues like economic inequality, healthcare, climate change, and abortion seem unrelated. However, when thinking and talking about them, people reliably fall ...
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The ALL NEW Don't Think of an Elephant!: Know Your Values and Frame the Debate

George Lakoff - Political Science - 2014 - 192 pages
Ten years after writing the definitive, international bestselling book on political debate and messaging, George Lakoff returns with new strategies about how to frame today’s ...
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Moral Politics: How Liberals and Conservatives Think, Third Edition

George Lakoff - Political Science - 2016 - 512 pages
When Moral Politics was first published two decades ago, it redefined how Americans think and talk about politics through the lens of cognitive political psychology. Today ...
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