Politics, gender, and conceptual metaphors

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  • Women -- Political activity,
  • Women legislators,
  • Sex role,
  • Political oratory -- Sex differences,
  • Language and languages -- Political aspects,
  • Language and languages -- Sex differences,
  • Metaphor -- Political aspects

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Kathleen Ahrens.
ContributionsAhrens, Kathleen, 1966-
LC ClassificationsHQ1236 .P627 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23935794M
ISBN 109780230203457
LC Control Number2009043545

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In book: Politics, Gender and Conceptual Metaphors (pp) Authors: Veronika Koller The gender metaphors of women are compatible with concepts of both early stages of. Politics, Gender, and Conceptual Metaphors; Book Chapters; Book Reviews; Conference Proceedings; Conference Papers; and the construction of a cognitive model to explain conceptual and novel metaphor processing.

My current research direction now takes context into account, by examining the lexical choices and conceptual metaphors used by. In Changping, the marriage of equals is the norm; a village girl who aspires to marry up to a handsome foreign guy is being unrealistic to the point of hubris, which is, in workers’ own terms, “a toad lusting after a swan’s flesh.” Male workers’ metaphors reinforce such gender hierarchy and ideologies.

Metaphor, agency, and energeia. Do they adopt the conceptual metaphors used by the majority (i.e. the men) as seems to happen in much of business discourse, or do they highlight their differences with their male colleagues by using conceptual metaphors that reflect their own perspectives on life and on the political.

CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): This chapter explores the question of whether and how power is used as a conceptual metaphor in gender inequality in politics.

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is a platform for academics to share research papers. () Conceptual metaphors of family in political debates in the USA. In K. Ahrens (Ed.), Politics, gender, and conceptual metaphors (pp. Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave-MacMillan. /_9. The 'classic' model of conceptual metaphor analysis, pioneered by Lakoff and Johnson () and expanded and amended over the past thirty-five years, is critically examined with regard to new findings about the variation, historicity, pragmatic exploitation, comprehension and interpretation of metaphors.

Semino, Elena and Koller, Veronika () Metaphor, politics and gender:a case study from Italy. In: Politics, Gender and Conceptual Metaphors. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp.

36. Gendered conceptual metaphors of Hillary Clinton in politics For better or, as I believe, for worse, gendered metaphors of power are not merely stylistic devices but foundational to the making and our understanding of political identities and realities.

Hillary Clinton’s meteoric rise to political prominence accelerated a collision between. When it comes to conceptual metaphor theory, Lakoff and Johnson are seen as very important scholars, with their book Metaphors We Live By being highly acclaimed.

Lakoff and Johnson () believe that metaphors are prevalent in everyone’s daily and their presence is not only important within communication, but also in action and thought. Political Books The ALL NEW Don’t Think of an Elephant. Know Your Values and Frame the Debate Ten years after writing the definitive, international bestselling book on political debate and messaging, George Lakoff returns with new strategies about how to frame today’s essential issues.

Called the “father of framing” by The New York Times. Abstract This article analyses the use of (deliberate) metaphors in political discourse produced by French-speaking Belgian regional parliamentarians during non-institutional political interviews. The article first investigates if the use of deliberate metaphor limits itself to a particular type of political discourse (i.e.

public and institutional political discourse) or if metaphor use is. The political system metaphor encompasses (), the psychic prison image functions as a meta-metaphor of gender inequality in that patriarchy forms a prison that infuses and To illustrate, Schoeneborn et al.

() propose new sub-metaphors through the creative, conceptual interplay between metaphor and metonymy. They. In cognitive linguistics, conceptual metaphor, or cognitive metaphor, refers to the understanding of one idea, or conceptual domain, in terms of example of this is the understanding of quantity in terms of directionality (e.g.

"the price of peace is rising") or the understanding of time in terms of money (e.g."I spent time at work today"). A conceptual domain can be any mental. Conceptual metaphors of family in political debates in the USA. / Adams, Karen. Politics, Gender and Conceptual Metaphors.

Palgrave Macmillan, p. In Ahrens, K. (Ed.), Politics, Gender and Conceptual Metaphors (pp. –), UK: Palgrave MacMillan. Lim, E. () Five trends in presidential rhetoric: An analysis of rhetoric from George Washington to Bill Clinton. Politics, Gender and Conceptual Metaphor: ISBN: APA6 Citation: Charteris-Black, J.

Metaphor and gender in British parliamentary debates. In K. Ahrens (Ed.), Politics, Gender and Conceptual Metaphor, Book Chapter Analysing political speeches: Rhetoric, discourse and metaphor () Book. Methods for the study of political metaphor in leadership studies. The corpus analysis leads to a refinement of cognitive metaphor theory by.

of metaphor in Leviathan,he highlights the ethical dimension of metaphor in politics. The result is a fascinating book that provides a new perspective on the study of€ A Study on Conceptual Metaphors. Yet, the specific metaphors used to describe these conceptual domains often change.

This book explores some of the reasons for this variation, including features of political leaders (e.g., their age and gender), countries, and other sociopolitical circumstances. This perspective yields a better understanding of role(s) of metaphors in. Political metaphors are distinctive and important because they are used to achieve political goals: to persuade, to shape expectations, to realize specific objectives and actions.

The analyses in the book go beyond the mere identification of conceptual metaphors in discourse to show how political metaphors function in the real world. Conceptual Metaphor Theory was used as theoretical framework, which has been discussed below: Theoretical Framework InLakoff and Johnson presented the 'Conceptual Metaphor Theory' (CMT) in their book 'Metaphors We Live By'.

This theory claimed that "metaphor is pervasive in everyday life, not just in language but in thought and action. Editorial Reviews '[This book] is an interesting and valuable contribution to the development of metaphor studies in various ways and may serve as a model for further work in these directions a fine study which does not only provide interesting empirical results but may also be taken as a methodological and theoretical model for further work in the analysis of metaphor in discourse.'.

'Metaphor and Political Discourse is a brilliant achievement for all parties: for the political world to see their work reflected in a magnifying mirror of critical distance; for the Europe Union to see how it stumbles on its journey to its shaky future house; and for scientists to see how conceptual metaphor theory empowers philosophy.

Sports metaphors are a pervasive presence in our politics, in part because the language of sport functions to construct a masculine ideal for leadership at the height of political power.

Metaphors carry great weight; they are not merely figures of speech. According to the cognitive scientists and philosophers George Lakoff and Mark Johnson. Moral Politics (, revisited in ) gives book-length consideration to the conceptual metaphors that Lakoff sees as present in the minds of American "liberals" and "conservatives".

The book is a blend of cognitive science and political analysis. In a field as diverse and diffuse as gender politics, the result is necessarily incomplete, representing our collective “mobilization of bias” or our sense of what had to be included.

In this section, the chapters provide a conceptual basis for evaluating this array and hopefully will spark ideas in the reader for new ways and areas of. Gender ideology is a concept often used, but seldom interrogated.

In distinct contrast to other concepts such as gender identity, its use is so off-hand that it seldom rates an index entry in books related to any topic on gender, feminism, or women, although hegemonic masculinity – a concept that clearly suggests ideology – often is indexed.

| Gregory R. Lanier. Old Testament Conceptual Metaphors and the Christology of Luke’s Gospel. LNTS London: T&T Clark, Review by Kai Akagi, Japan Bible Seminary. Gregory R. Lanier’s Old Testament Conceptual Metaphors and the Christology of Luke’s Gospel uses conceptual metaphor theory (CMT) to consider the christological significance of four metaphors .An argument that French adoption policies reflect and enforce the state's notions of gender, parenthood, and citizenship.

In Mayafter months of controversy, France legalized same-sex marriage and adoption by homosexual couples. Obstacles to adoption and parenting equality remain, however—many of them in the form of cultural and political norms reflected and expressed in French.

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