Metaphor, empiricism, and truth

A fresh look at seventeenth-century theories of figurative language

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTropical truth: The epistemology of metaphor and other tropes
EditorsArmin Burkhardt, Brigitte Nerlich
PublisherMouton de Gruyter
Publication date2010
Pages21-50
ISBN (Print)978-3-11-023021-5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes

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Mouton, N. T. O. (2010). Metaphor, empiricism, and truth: A fresh look at seventeenth-century theories of figurative language. In A. Burkhardt, & B. Nerlich (Eds.), Tropical truth: The epistemology of metaphor and other tropes (pp. 21-50). Mouton de Gruyter. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110230215