Conceptual complexes in cognitive modeling

Francisco José Ruiz de Mendoza Ibáñez
  • Revista Española de Lingüística Aplicada/Spanish Journal of Applied Linguistics, November 2017, John Benjamins
  • DOI: 10.1075/resla.30.1.12rui

The meaning impact of combinations of cognitive models like metaphor and metonymy

What is it about?

This paper explores combinations of cognitive models, especially metaphor and metonymy, which it uses to account, in an elegant manner, for a range of cognitive and communicative phenomena, among them fictive motion and image-schema transformations.

Why is it important?

It provides linguistic evidence of complex conceptual operations and it does so by means of a simplified set of explanatory tools


Professor Francisco J. Ruiz de Mendoza (Author)
University of La Rioja

This article redresses the balance between empirical studies and qualitative analysis in cognitive linguistics.

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