Beate Hampe

List of John Benjamins publications for which Beate Hampe plays a role.


Hampe, Beate. 2022. Between embodiment and usage: Conventionalized figurative expressions and the notion of ‘idiom set’. Dynamism in Metaphor and Beyond, Colston, Herbert L., Teenie Matlock and Gerard J. Steen (eds.), pp. 157–190
This chapter investigates the roles of embodied experience and experienced language use as motivating factors in the emergence of an open set of closely related and partially conventionalized figurative expressions: up to one’s eyes in debt, up to one’s ears in a mess, etc. The case study reported… read more | Chapter
Hampe, Beate. 2005. On the role of iconic motivation in conceptual metaphor: Has metaphor theory come full circle?. Outside-In — Inside-Out, Maeder, Costantino, Olga Fischer and William J. Herlofsky (eds.), pp. 39–66
Hampe, Beate and Doris Schönefeld. 2003. Creative syntax: Iconic principles within the symbolic. From Sign to Signing, Müller, Wolfgang G. and Olga Fischer, pp. 243–261