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Paradigms for a metaphorology / Hans Blumenberg ; translated from the German with an afterword by Robert Savage.

By: Blumenberg, Hans.
Contributor(s): Savage, Robert (Robert Ian).
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Signale (Ithaca, N.Y.): Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press : Cornell University Library, 2010Description: 1 online resource (152 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780801460043; 0801460042.Uniform titles: Paradigmen zu einer Metaphorologie. English Subject(s): Metaphor | Metaphor in literatureAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Paradigms for a metaphorology.DDC classification: 808 LOC classification: PN228.M4 | B61613 2010Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Metaphorics of the "mighty" truth -- Metaphorics of truth and pragmatics of knowledge -- A terminological and metaphorological cross section of the idea of truth -- Metaphorics of the "naked" truth -- Terra incognita and "incomplete universe" as metaphors of the modern relationship to the world -- Organic and mechanical background metaphorics -- Myth and metaphorics -- Terminologization of a metaphor : from "verisimilitude" to "probability" -- Metaphorized cosmology -- Geometric symbolism and metaphorics.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

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Metaphorics of the "mighty" truth -- Metaphorics of truth and pragmatics of knowledge -- A terminological and metaphorological cross section of the idea of truth -- Metaphorics of the "naked" truth -- Terra incognita and "incomplete universe" as metaphors of the modern relationship to the world -- Organic and mechanical background metaphorics -- Myth and metaphorics -- Terminologization of a metaphor : from "verisimilitude" to "probability" -- Metaphorized cosmology -- Geometric symbolism and metaphorics.

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<p>The late Hans Blumenberg was Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus, at the University of Münster and the author of books including The Legitimacy of the Modern Age , The Genesis of the Copernican World , and Work on Myth . Robert Savage is the author of Hölderlin after the Catastrophe .</p>

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