Toward a Cognitive Semantics: Typology and Process in Concept Structuring
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Toward a Cognitive Semantics: Typology and Process in Concept Structuring

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In this two-volume set Leonard Talmy defines the field of cognitivesemantics. He approaches the question of how language organizes conceptual materialboth at a general level and by analyzing a crucial set of particular conceptualdomains: space and time, motion and location, causation and force interaction, andattention and viewpoint. Talmy maintains that these are among th...more
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Published January 24th 2003 by MIT Press (MA) (first published 2003)
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