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WORDS, MUSIC, AND SONG: THE NINETEENTH‐CENTURY LIED

Lawrence M. Zbikowski

in Conceptualizing Music: Cognitive Structure, Theory, and Analysis

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195140231
eISBN:
9780199871278
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195140231.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This chapter explores further the nature of song and also the process of conceptual blending. As noted in Chapter 2, conceptual blending is a pervasive and often transparent process in which elements ... More


“Kelly, I Think That Hole Must Mean Tigger”: Blending Frames and Reframing in Interaction

Cynthia Gordon

in Making Meanings, Creating Family: Intertextuality and Framing in Family Interaction

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195373820
eISBN:
9780199872046
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195373820.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter examines the process of reframing and identifies blended frames as a third kind of frame lamination. It does so by investigating how language from children's storybooks is repeatedly ... More


Conceptual Blending and Two Ways of Feeding on Jesus

Stephen R. Shaver

in Metaphors of Eucharistic Presence: Language, Cognition, and the Body and Blood of Christ

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
December 2021
ISBN:
9780197580806
eISBN:
9780197580837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197580806.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Chapter 3 continues the introduction to cognitive linguistics begun in Chapter 2 by exploring conceptual blending, a second-generation development within the field. It presents two strands of ... More


Blending

John R Taylor

in The Mental Corpus: How language is represented in the mind

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199290802
eISBN:
9780191741388
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199290802.003.0012
Subject:
Linguistics, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

Mechanisms of creativity and innovation are addressed by applying Fauconnier and Turner's theory of conceptual blending to the structural elements of a language. While some blends are transitory ... More


Intentionality and Constraint in Conceptual Blending

Mark J. Bruhn

in Expressive Minds and Artistic Creations: Studies in Cognitive Poetics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190457747
eISBN:
9780190457761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190457747.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

This chapter proposes a systems-theoretic adjustment to conceptual blending theory with respect to the so-called generic space. In creative conceptualization, the generic space is not an optional ... More


Conceptual Blending and Genre Invention from Chrétien de Troyes to Cervantes and Shakespeare

Donald R. Wehrs

in Secrets of Creativity: What Neuroscience, the Arts, and Our Minds Reveal

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190462321
eISBN:
9780190462345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190462321.003.0016
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter explores the value of the theory of conceptual blending, originating in cognitive science and linguistics, for understanding the kind of literary creativity involved in major generic ... More


Public, Private,…and Secret

Esther Eidinow

in Envy, Poison, and Death: Women on Trial in Classical Athens

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780199562602
eISBN:
9780191747304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562602.003.0015
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter continues the examination of the role and pathways of gossip in and through ancient society. It turns to the genre of curse tablets or binding spells, as a vehicle for the expression of ... More


The Universe of Texts: The Intertextual Network of Genres from Multiple Perspectives

Will Kynes

in An Obituary for "Wisdom Literature": The Birth, Death, and Intertextual Reintegration of a Biblical Corpus

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198777373
eISBN:
9780191823091
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777373.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This chapter proposes a new approach for addressing the question of genre, setting aside the long-reigning realist, taxonomic understanding in biblical scholarship. To understand the complex process ... More


Language

Paul Thagard

in Brain-Mind: From Neurons to Consciousness and Creativity

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190678715
eISBN:
9780190686390
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190678715.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

Semantic pointers handle syntactic structure in a way that integrates with other key aspects of language, including semantics, pragmatics, and phonology. Semantic pointers plausibly provide the ... More


Hoc est corpus: Deixis and the Integration of Ritual Space

Paul Chilton and David Cram

in Religion, Language, and the Human Mind

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780190636647
eISBN:
9780190636678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190636647.003.0016
Subject:
Linguistics, Psycholinguistics / Neurolinguistics / Cognitive Linguistics

This chapter, which has both a historical and an analytic dimension, concerns the ritual of the ‘Eucharist’ or ‘mass’, best known in the Catholic variant of Christianity. The first part of the paper ... More


The beginnings of a system

Peter John Glanville

in The Lexical Semantics of the Arabic Verb

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198792734
eISBN:
9780191834691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198792734.003.0008
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

Chapter 8 concludes the book with a theory of how the verb patterns of Arabic have come to exist. It presents evidence from numerous studies of grammaticalization that show bound morphemes developing ... More


Dynamic Shape: The Dramaturgy of Song and Dance in Lloyd Webber’s Cats

Ben Macpherson

in Gestures of Music Theater: The Performativity of Song and Dance

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199997152
eISBN:
9780199348572
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199997152.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Popular, Dance

This chapter considers the ways in which physical and dramaturgical sequences or textures juxtapose and discourse with each other in the performance of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats (1981). Examining ... More


Tudor Household Drama: Beyond the Cognitive Turn

John J. Mcgavin and Greg Walker

in Imagining Spectatorship: From the Mysteries to the Shakespearean Stage

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198768616
eISBN:
9780191821998
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198768616.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

This chapter looks at early-modern household drama and considers the ways in which recent cognitive theory might help us to understand the spectatorial experience. It argues that the insights of ... More


An Obituary for "Wisdom Literature": The Birth, Death, and Intertextual Reintegration of a Biblical Corpus

Will Kynes

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198777373
eISBN:
9780191823091
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198777373.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

In the rise of Wisdom Literature in less than a century from obscurity to ubiquity, a number of crucial questions have been left unanswered. Most fundamentally, when, how, and why did the category, ... More


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