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By Kathrin Fahlenbrach

In cognitive examine, metaphors were proven to aid us think advanced, summary, or invisible principles, strategies, or feelings. participants to this ebook argue that metaphors happen not just in language, yet in audio visible media good. this can be all of the extra obtrusive in leisure media, which strategically "sell" their items by means of addressing their audience’ rapid, reflexive figuring out via images, sounds, and language. This quantity applies cognitive metaphor idea (CMT) to movie, tv, and games so as to examine the embodied aesthetics and meanings of these relocating photos.

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