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Metaphorical Constraints: Making ‘Frenzy … Fine’

Gillian Knoll

in Conceiving Desire in Lyly and Shakespeare: Metaphor, Cognition and Eros

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781474428521
eISBN:
9781474481175
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474428521.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

Having emphasised the creative potential of erotic metaphor, Conceiving Desire in Lyly and Shakespeare concludes by reflecting on some of its limits, specifically the incapacities of any single ... More


The Fifth Corner of Four: An Essay on Buddhist Metaphysics and the Catuskoti

Graham Priest

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198758716
eISBN:
9780191818639
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198758716.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The book charts the development of Buddhist metaphysics, drawing on texts which include those of Nagarjuna and Dogen. The development is viewed through the lens of the Catuṣkoṭi At its simplest, and ... More


On the syntax of modality and the Actuality Entailment

Jacqueline Guéron

in Sentence and Discourse

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198739418
eISBN:
9780191802416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739418.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Semantics and Pragmatics

This chapter examines Hacquard’s (2007) claim that the Actuality Entailment (AE) triggered by perfective deontic modal verbs, can be accounted for syntactically. Hacquard proposes that pistemic and ... More


Quintum Non-Datur

Graham Priest

in The Fifth Corner of Four: An Essay on Buddhist Metaphysics and the Catuskoti

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198758716
eISBN:
9780191818639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198758716.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter looks at the appearance of the catuṣkoṭi in early sūtras. It then looks at the failure of attempts to accommodate it in `standard' logic. Next it shows how it can be accommodated in the ... More


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