The political impact of metaphors

Special issue of Metaphor and the Social World 5:2 (2015)

Editors
| Université de Liège
| Université catholique de Louvain
[Metaphor and the Social World, 5:2]  2015.  v, 130 pp.
Publishing status: Available
Table of Contents
Introduction
Special issue on the political impact of metaphors
Julien Perrez and Min Reuchamps
165–176
Articles
Framing, metaphor and dialogue: A multimodal approach to party conference speeches
Camille Debras and Emilie L’Hôte
177–204
Media rhetoric plays the market: The logic and power of metaphors behind the financial crises since 2006
Christ’l De Landtsheer
205–222
The “Belgian Tetris”: Assessing the political impact of metaphors on citizens’ representations of Belgian federalism
Julien Perrez and Min Reuchamps
223–244
How viruses and beasts affect our opinions (or not): The role of extendedness in metaphorical framing
W. Gudrun Reijnierse, Christian Burgers, Tina Krennmayr and Gerard J. Steen
245–263
The allegorical character of political metaphors in discourse
Raymond W. Gibbs, Jr.
264–282
Book reviews
Tay, D. (2013). Metaphor in Psychotherapy. A Descriptive and Prescriptive Analysis.
Reviewed by Julia T. Williams Camus
283–289
Nacey, S. (2013). Metaphors in Learner English.
Reviewed by June Eyckmans
290–294
Subjects
BIC Subject: CF – Linguistics
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General