Analogy as structure and process : approaches in linguistic, cognitive psychology, and philosophy of science / 14

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Author / Creator:Itkonen, Esa.
Imprint:Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., ©2005.
Description:1 online resource (xiii, 249 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
Series:Human cognitive processing, 1387-6724 ; 14
Human cognitive processing ; 14.
Subject:Analogy.
Linguistics.
Iconicity (Linguistics)
Analogie (Philosophie)
Linguistique.
Iconicité
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Linguistics -- Historical & Comparative.
Analogy.
Iconicity (Linguistics)
Linguistics.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11171511
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ISBN:9789027294012
9027294011
9027223661
9789027223661
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-241) and index.
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Summary:The concept of analogy is of central concern to modern cognitive scientists, whereas it has been largely neglected in linguistics in the past four decades. The goal of this thought-provoking book is (1) to introduce a cognitively and linguistically viable notion of analogy; and (2) to re-establish and build on traditional linguistic analogy-based research. As a starting point, a general definition of analogy is offered that makes the distinction between analogy-as-structure and analogy-as-process. Chapter 2 deals with analogy as used in traditional linguistics. It demonstrates how phonology, m.
Other form:Print version: Itkonen, Esa. Analogy as structure and process. Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., ©2005 9027223661 9789027223661