Mental Spaces

Mental Spaces
Publisher Cambridge University Press
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Category Language Arts & Disciplines
Total Pages 190
ISBN 0521449499
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Mental Spaces
  • Author : Gilles Fauconnier
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1994-08-26

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Mental Spaces in Grammar
  • Author : Barbara Dancygier,Eve Sweetser
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2005-07-07

Conditional constructions have long fascinated linguists, grammarians and philosophers. In this pioneering new study, Barbara Dancygier and Eve Sweetser offer a new descriptive framework for the study of conditionality, broadening the range of richly described conditional constructions. They explore theoretical issues such as the mental-space-building processes underlying conditional thinking and

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Mental Spaces
  • Author : Gilles Fauconnier
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1994-08-26

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Mental Spaces in Discourse and Interaction
  • Author : Todd Oakley,Anders Hougaard
  • Publisher : John Benjamins Publishing
  • Release Date : 2008

The cognitive theory of mental spaces and conceptual integration (MSCI) is a twenty-year-old, cross-disciplinary enterprise that presently unfolds in academic circles on many levels of reflection and research. One important area of inquiry where MSCI can be of immediate use is in the pragmatics of written and spoken discourse and

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The Mental Spaces of Allegory
  • Author : Katharine Griswold MacCornack
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1988

Read online The Mental Spaces of Allegory written by Katharine Griswold MacCornack, published by which was released on 1988. Download full The Mental Spaces of Allegory Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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 The War as it Should Have Been
  • Author : Keely Kiczenski
  • Publisher : Keely Kiczenski
  • Release Date : 2021-05-17

In this comprehensive essay, I re-frame David Jones' modern First World War epic poem In Parenthesis while deploying theories of conceptual metaphor, mental spaces, and perception of time, much as Jones re-framed the War within his distinct style of form and narrative. Rich with illustrated figures, my argument is not

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Ten Lectures on Cognitive Construction of Meaning
  • Author : Gilles Fauconnier
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2018-07-26

A study of mental spaces and the connections between them. Conceptual integration of mental spaces leads to new meaning, global insight, and compressions useful for memory and creativity, with dynamic emergence of novel structure in all areas of human life (science, religion, art, ...).

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Space  Place and Mental Health
  • Author : Professor Sarah Curtis
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2012-11-28

There is a strong case today for a specific focus on mental public health and its relation to social and physical environments. From a public health perspective, we now appreciate the enormous significance of mental distress and illness as causes of disability and impairment. Stress and anxiety, and other mental

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Mapping Mental Spaces
  • Author : Bill Whitehouse
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release Date : 2009-07-15

The two volumes which give expression to 'Mapping Mental Spaces' are a series of working exercises involving different problems which are entailed by issues of: hermeneutics, innate ideas, apodicticity or certainty, belief, meaning, model-building, psychology, mythology, mysticism, logic, fields, mathematics, quantum mechanics, and holographic theory. Perhaps, what is most important

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Mental Health and Social Space
  • Author : Hester Parr
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-07-26

Through a series of case studies this book brings to the fore the voices, lives, and capacities of people with mental health problems as well as the difficulties they face. It effectively demonstrates the ways people with mental health problems are active in re-scripting versions of social recovery through their

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Spaces  Worlds  and Grammar
  • Author : Gilles Fauconnier,Eve Sweetser
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 1996-12-01

These 12 original papers extend the mental-spaces framework developed by Gilles Fauconnier and demonstrate its utility in solving deep problems in linguistics and discourse theory. The contributors analyze a wide range of phenomena, including analogical co

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The Handbook of Mental Health and Space
  • Author : Laura McGrath,Paula Reavey
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-08-16

In Loss of Self in Psychosis and CBT: Innovations in Theory and Practice Simon Jakes takes a critical look at contemorary approaches to the psychology of psychosis. In doing so, he explores how these vastly different approaches, as well as our numerous conceptualisations of schizophrenia, work to reduce the effectiveness

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Language in the Context of Use
  • Author : Andrea Tyler,Yiyoung Kim,Mari Takada
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Release Date : 2008-08-27

The volume explores key convergences between cognitive and discourse approaches to language and language learning, both first and second. The emphasis is on the role of language as it is used in everyday interaction and as it reflects everyday cognition. The contributors share a usage-based perspective on language - whether

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The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Linguistics
  • Author : Dirk Geeraerts,Hubert Cuyckens
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release Date : 2010-06-09

The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Linguistics presents a comprehensive overview of the main theoretical concepts and descriptive/theoretical models of cognitive linguistics, and covers its various subfields - theoretical as well as applied. The first twenty chapters give readers the opportunity to acquire a thorough knowledge of the fundamental analytic

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Innovative Technologies in Urban Mapping
  • Author : Antonella Contin,Paolo Paolini,Rossella Salerno
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2014-04-04

The book presents a comprehensive vision of the impact of ICT on the contemporary city, heritage, public spaces and meta-cities on both urban and metropolitan scales, not only in producing innovative perspectives but also related to newly discovered scientific methods, which can be used to stimulate the emerging reciprocal relations

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