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Wed May 18 2016

TOC: Metaphor and the Social World 6 / 1 (2016)

Editor for this issue: Amanda Foster <>

Date: 18-May-2016
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Metaphor and the Social World Vol. 6, No. 1 (2016)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Metaphor and the Social World
Volume Number: 6
Issue Number: 1
Issue Date: 2016

Main Text:

2016. iii, 175 pp.

Table of Contents


Metaphors for ‘good’ and ‘bad’ deaths: A health professional view
Zsófia Demjén, Elena Semino and Veronika Koller
1 – 19

Pictorial-verbal metaphors in Chinese editorial cartoons on food safety
Chun Lan and Danyun Zuo
20 – 51

Follow this path: Conceptual metaphors in writing center online consultations
Terese Thonus and Beth L. Hewett
52 – 78

A critical metaphor analysis of Arab uprisings in “The Washington Post” and “Keyhan” editorials
Nahid Fallah and Mohammad Raouf Moini
79 – 102

“Pour water where it burns”: Dysphemistic conceptualizations of the enemy in Persian political discourse
Mohsen Bakhtiar
103 – 133

The role of metaphor and metonymy in framing terrorism: The case of the Beslan school siege in the Russian media
Erica Pinelli
134 – 155


Miller, D., & Monti, E. (Eds.). (2014). Tradurre Figure / Translating Figurative Language.
Reviewed by Gill Philip
156 – 168

Gonzálvez-García, F., Peña Cervel, M. S., & Pérez Hernández, L. (Eds). (2013). Metaphor and Metonymy Revisited. Beyond the Contemporary Theory of Metaphor.
Reviewed by Sarah Turner
169 – 175

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science
                            Discourse Analysis
                            Text/Corpus Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Arabic, Standard (arb)
                            Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                            English (eng)
                            Russian (rus)

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