Chapter

Introduction

Samuel Guttenplan

in Objects of Metaphor

Published in print May 2005 | ISBN: 9780199280896
Published online July 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191602627 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199280894.003.0001
Introduction

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This introductory chapter provides a brief discussion on what a philosophical account of metaphor should aim for, as well as a characterization of the goals and strategy in providing yet another such account.

Keywords: metaphor; tropes; figurative; non-literal

Chapter.  3418 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Language

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