Metaphor and the Social World 7:2
[Metaphor and the Social World, 7:2] 2017. iii, 155 pp.
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Table of Contents
The role of context in the formation of hejab ‘veiling’ metaphors in hejab billboards and posters in IranMohsen Bakhtiar | pp. 159–189
Language is a ‘Beautiful Creature’, not an ‘Old Fridge’ : Direct metaphors as corrective framing devicesKsenija Bogetić | pp. 190–212
Sports metaphors and women’s empowerment in the 2014 European election campaign in RomaniaDiana-Luiza Dumitriu and Elena Negrea-Busuioc | pp. 213–234
From metaphor to allegory: The Japanese manga Afuganisu-tanVanessa Cornevin and Charles Forceville | pp. 235–251
Analysing metaphor in the family register through scripted sitcom conversationsHanna Skorczynska and Rosa Giménez-Moreno | pp. 252–269
The function of metaphor framing, deliberate or otherwise, in a social worldPaul Thibodeau | pp. 270–290
A note about meta-metaphors: Considering the theoretical implications of terms used to discuss metaphorL. David Ritchie | pp. 291–299
A. Musolff & J. Zinken (2009/2015). Metaphor and DiscourseReviewed by Robert Maslen | pp. 300–307
J. B. Herrmann & T. B. Sardinha (2015). Metaphor in Specialist DiscourseReviewed by Andreas Musolff | pp. 308–313