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Metaphors of knowledge

language and thought in Mauthner"s Critique

by Elizabeth Bredeck

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Published by Wayne State University Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mauthner, Fritz, 1849-1923.,
  • Language and languages -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-156) and index.

    StatementElizabeth Bredeck.
    SeriesKritik, Kritik (Detroit, Mich.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP85.M3 B7 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination163 p. :
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1712280M
    ISBN 100814323731
    LC Control Number92014341

    Metaphors for Knowledge "The truth itself is like the universe above the clouds of your mind, forever real, forever true, forever evident. It but awaits your recognition. Such is the great truth that lives within you as a potential, as a seed. Let us call this the seed of Knowledge.". Epistemological Metaphors and the Nature of Philosophy. To appear in Metaphilosophy.. Paul Thagard and Craig Beam Abstract. This paper examines some of the most important metaphors and analogies that epistemologists have used to discuss the structure and validity of knowledge.

      A metaphor is a literary device writers use to make their writing more evocative. Without going into wordy explanations, a writer can use the figurative language of a metaphor for illustrative purposes or to highlight the similarities between two different ideas, activities, or objects. A metaphor is made up of two parts, a tenor, which is the.   A metaphor too far. Most famous in this respect is the 'selfish gene' proposed by biologist Richard Dawkins in his book of that title. Dawkins' metaphor is .

      This book opens up a new route to the study of knowledge dynamics and the sociology of knowledge. The focus is on the role of metaphors as powerful catalysts, and the book dissects their role in the construction of theories of knowledge. It is of vital interest to social and cognitive scientists by:   Each of the eight metaphors that Morgan presents in his book incorporates a group or cluster of organizational theories, as described below: The machine metaphor encompasses such theories as Taylor’s scientific management, Weber’s bureaucracy and views of organizations that emphasize closed systems, efficiency and mechanical features of by:


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