The body in the mind : the bodily basis of meaning, imagination, and reason (Book, 1987) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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The body in the mind : the bodily basis of meaning, imagination, and reason

Author: Mark Johnson
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Johnson
ISBN: 0226403173 9780226403175 0226403181 9780226403182
OCLC Number: 14692604
Description: xxxviii, 233 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : the context and nature of this study --
The need for a richer account of meaning and reason --
The emergence of meaning through schematic structure --
Gestalt structure as a constraint on meaning --
Metaphorical projections of image schemata --
How schemata constrain meaning, understanding, and rationality --
Toward a theory of imagination --
On the nature of meaning --
"All this, and realism, too!"
Responsibility: Mark Johnson.
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