Words and the Mind
How Words Capture Human ExperienceeBook - 2010
The study of word meanings promises important insights into the nature of the human mind by revealing what people find to be most cognitively significant in their experience. Here, the authors present evidence on topics as diverse as spatial relations, events, emotion terms, motion events, objects, body-part terms, and more.
Publisher: Oxford New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
Characteristics: 1 online resource (viii, 344 p.,  p. of plates) : ill. (some col.)