Metaphors in political discourse : a cross-cultural perspective

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(«Metaphorical image of Russia in Russian and foreign political discourses») from the Russian State Humanities Foundation (RGNF) The signifi cance of cognitive metaphor in media discourse hardly needs to be advocated nowadays. Asson 1980; Lakoff 1993), metaphor is not just a stylistic device, but an integral tool of human understanding, an inescapable… (More)

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