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Corpus Approaches to Critical Metaphor Analysis

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ISBN-10: 1403932921

ISBN-13: 9781403932921

Edition: 2004

Authors: Jonathan Charteris-Black

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List price: $130.00
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date: 2/17/2004
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 278
Size: 5.50" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

Geza Vermes was a religious scholar who became one of the "essential translators and a vocal advocate for their broad dissemination" of the Dead Sea Scrolls, according to the New York Times. Until his death, he was a Professor Emeritus of Jewish Studies and Emeritus Fellow of Wolfson College, Oxford, but continued to teach at the Oriental Institute in Oxford. He was born on June 22, 1924, in Hungary and died on May 8, 2013, after a recurrence of cancer. He was 88.

List of Figures
List of Tables
Preface
Acknowledgements
Style Conventions
Introduction
Metaphor Background and Theory
Metaphor and Thought
Critical Approaches to Metaphor
Metaphor in Political Discourse
The Metaphors of New Labour
Metaphor in British Party
Political Manifestos Metaphor in American Presidential Speeches
Metaphor in Press Reporting
Metaphor in Sports Reporting
Metaphor in Financial Reporting
Metaphor in Religious Discourse
Metaphor in the Bible
Metaphor in the Old Testament
Metaphor in the Koran
A Discourse Theory of Metaphor
Critical Metaphor Analysis
References
Bibliography
Index