Metaphor and artificial intelligence: Why they matter to each other.

@inproceedings{Barnden2008MetaphorAA,
  title={Metaphor and artificial intelligence: Why they matter to each other.},
  author={J. Barnden},
  year={2008}
}
Why is Artificial Intelligence concerned with metaphor, and what special contributions can AI offer to metaphor research? This chapter will indicate why AI needs to study metaphor and will outline what AI has been contributing to the illumination of metaphor, whether it is processed by artefacts or by the human mind. Specific contributions AI research on metaphor that one can already point to, and that will be addressed to varying extents in this chapter, include the following: creation of… Expand
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