I Is an Other: The Secret Life of Metaphor and How it Shapes the Way We See the World

I Is an Other: The Secret Life of Metaphor and How it Shapes the Way We See the World

for $ 10.99 , or download a preview

10.99 I Is an Other: The Secret Life of Metaphor and How it Shapes the Way We See the World http://covers.feedbooks.net/item/53815.jpg?t=1409682293 http://www.feedbooks.com/item/53815/i-is-an-other-the-secret-life-of-metaphor-and-how-it-shapes-the-way-we-see-the-world?utm_medium=uwishlist&utm_source=amazon

From President Obama's political rhetoric to the housing bubble bust, James Geary proves in this fascinating and entertaining book that every aspect of our experience is molded by metaphor.

"It is the East, and Juliet is the sun!" This is one of Shakespeare's most famous lines and one of the most well-known metaphors in literature. But metaphor is much more than a mere literary device employed by love-struck poets when they refer to their girlfriends as interstellar… (more)

Comments (0 comments)


No comment yet. Sign in to post a comment.

Book Details  


Publisher: HarperCollins e-books (February 08, 2011)

Collection: HarperCollins e-books

Format: EPUB

Page count: 304 pages

File size: 999 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


Lists (1 list)


Unleashing your inner writer

Hone your craft as a writer with these books about how to write... and also how not to write.


Look for similar items  


>
>