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    Description"The authors restore metaphor to our lives by showing us that it's never gone away. We've merely been taught to talk as if it had: as though weather maps were more 'real' than the breath of autumn; as though, for that matter, Reason was really 'cool.' What we're saying whenever we say is a theme this book illumines for anyone attentive." -- Hugh Kenner, Johns Hopkins University "In this bold and powerful book, Lakoff and Turner continue their use of metaphor to show how our minds get hold of the world. They have achieved nothing less than a postmodern Understanding Poetry, a new way of reading and teaching that makes poetry again important." -- Norman Holland, University of Florida


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    Title
    More Than Cool Reason
    Subtitle
    Field Guide to Poetic Metaphor
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) George Lakoff, By (author) Mark Turner
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 242
    Width: 140 mm
    Height: 212 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 299 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780226468129
    ISBN 10: 0226468127
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.6
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: DSA
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    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15720
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    BIC subject category V2: CFA
    DC22: 808.1
    B&T General Subject: 495
    BISAC V2.8: LIT014000
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    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
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    DC20: 808.1
    LC classification: PN228.M4 L27 1989, PN228.M4L2
    Thema V1.0: CFA, DSA
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    The University of Chicago Press
    Imprint name
    University of Chicago Press
    Publication date
    15 February 1989
    Publication City/Country
    Chicago, IL