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

ISBN-10:
0802064477
ISBN-13:
9780802064479
Pub. Date:
08/01/1981
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division

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

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: 1,341,965
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.96(d)

About the Author

Paul Ricouer was a French philosopher best known for combining phenomenological description with hermeneutic interpretation.

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