How Metaphors Guide, Teach and Popularize Science
作者: Anke BegerThomas H. Smith
作者单位: Europa-Universität Flensburg
英文丛书称: Figurative Thought and Language
出版社: John Benjamins Publishing Company,   2020
来源数据库: John Benjamins Publishing Company
原始语种摘要: Metaphors are essential to scientists themselves and strongly influence science communication. Through careful analyses of metaphors actually used in science texts, recordings, and videos, this book explores the essential functions of conceptual metaphor in the conduct of science, teaching of science, and how scientific ideas are promoted and popularized. With an accessible introduction to theory and method this book prepares scientists, science teachers, and science writers to take advantage of recent shifts in metaphor theories and methods. Metaphor specialists will find theoretical issues explored in studies of bacteriology, cell reproduction, marine biology, physics, brain function and social psychology. We see the degree of conscious or intentional use of metaphor in shaping our...
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  • 韶地 事实上
  • metaphor 比喻
  • teaching 教学
  • chapter 
  • science 科学
  • sometimes 有时
  • English 英语英国的英国人的英语的
  • actually 事实上
  • deliberately 事实上
  • construe 分析
  • scientific 科学