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Cognitive Linguistics in the Making


Edited By Kinga Rudnicka-Szozda and Aleksander Szwedek

The papers in this book address the most fundamental, currently investigated problems in cognitive linguistics in a wide spectrum of perspectives. Apart from some traditional descriptions of particular metaphors and metonymies, there are analyses of spatio-temporal relations, motion and stillness, iconicity, force dynamics, as well as subjectivity and objectivity in language. The analyses are based on a number of languages: English, Polish, Russian, German, Lithuanian, Italian and Danish. The essays represent case studies, theoretical analyses as well as practical applications.
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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Cognitive linguistics in the making / Rudnicka-Szozda, Kinga ; Szwedek, Aleksander (eds.). -- Peter Lang edition. pages cm -- (Warsaw Studies in English Language and Literature, Vol. 17) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-3-631-65200-8 (alk. paper) -- ISBN 978-3-653-04654-0 (E-Book) 1. Cognitive grammar. 2. Psycholinguistics. I. Rudnicka-Szozda, Kinga, 1980- editor. II. Szwedek, A. J., editor. P165.C6445 2014 415--dc23


This publication was financially supported by the University of Social Sciences.

ISSN 2082-7350 ISBN 978-3-631-65200-84 (Print) E-ISBN 978-3-653-04654-0 (E-Book) DOI 10.3726/978-3-653-04654-0

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