The Rule of Metaphor: Multi-Disciplinary Studies of the Creation of Meaning in Language / Edition 1

The Rule of Metaphor: Multi-Disciplinary Studies of the Creation of Meaning in Language / Edition 1

by Paul Ricouer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0802064477

ISBN-13: 9780802064479

Pub. Date: 08/01/1981

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division

Originally published in English in 1978, this full-scale examination of the philosophy of metaphor from Aristotle to the present, brings together and discusses significant viewpoints on metaphor held by writers in various disciplines. These include linguistics and semantics, the philosophy of language, literary criticism, and aesthetics.

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Originally published in English in 1978, this full-scale examination of the philosophy of metaphor from Aristotle to the present, brings together and discusses significant viewpoints on metaphor held by writers in various disciplines. These include linguistics and semantics, the philosophy of language, literary criticism, and aesthetics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802064479
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Publication date:
08/01/1981
Series:
University of Toronto Romance Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
1,274,935
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.96(d)

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