The Cognitive Linguistics Reader - Vyvyan Evans

The Cognitive Linguistics Reader - Vyvyan Evans

21. Force Dynamics in Language and Cognition

The Cognitive Linguistics Reader - Vyvyan Evans

Leonard Talmy

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This paper relates to the schematic system of FORCE-DYNAMICS and argues that this system, as it is manifested in semantic structure, relates to the way in which objects are conceived relative to the exertion of force, which derives in embodied terms, from the haptic system.

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Talmy, Leonard. 21. Force Dynamics in Language and Cognition. The Cognitive Linguistics Reader. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 680-732 Nov 2007. ISBN 9781845531102. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=31566. Date accessed: 19 Sep 2019 doi: 10.1558/equinox.31566. Nov 2007

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