1st Edition

Models of Figurative Language
A Special Double Issue of Metaphor and Symbol

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ISBN 9780805897098
Published September 1, 2001 by Psychology Press
192 Pages

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Book Description

First published in 2001. Volume 16, Numbers 3&4, 2001

Table of Contents

Volume 16, Numbers 3&4, 2001
Contents: R. Giora, Foreword. S. Frisson, M. Pickering, Obtaining a Figurative Interpretation of a Word: Support for Underspecifications. O. Peleg, R. Giora, O. Fein, Salience and Context Effects: Two Are Better Than One. A.N. Katz, T.R. Ferretti, Moment-by-Moment Reading of Proverbs in Literal and Nonliteral Contexts. D. Gentner, B.F. Bowdle, Convention, Form, and Figurative Language Processing. D.L. Chiappe, J.M. Kennedy, Literal Bases for Metaphor and Simile. S. Glucksberg, M.R. Newsome, Y. Goldvarg, Inhibition of the Literal: Filtering Metaphor Irrelevant Information During Metaphor Comprehension. S. Coulson, T. Matlcok, Metaphor and the Space Structuring Model. R.W. Gibbs, Jr., Evaluating Contemporary Models of Figurative Language Comprehension.

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