ERIC Number: ED477574
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
The Way We Think: A Research Symposium on Conceptual Integration and the Nature and Origin of Cognitively Modern Human Beings (Odense, Denmark, August 19-23, 2002).
Hougaard, Anders, Ed.; Lund, Steffen Nordahl, Ed.
Odense Working Papers in Language and Communication, v3 n23 Aug 2002
This collection of conference papers and abstracts includes: "Integrating Two Languages, Theories of Minds, and Executive Functions" (Agnes Melinda Kovacs and Erno Teglas); "Unconventional Thinking for Speaking: The Blends of George W. Bush" (Alan Cienki); "Blends of Alternations in the Grammar of Brazilian Vernacular Portuguese" (Alice Lana); "Blending as a Resource for the Study of Conversations in Complex Settings" (Annalisa Sannino); "Blending and Perspective: Jonathan Raban's Travels through Mental Spaces" (Barbara Dancygier); "How Do We Interpret Proverbs? A Conceptual Blending Approach" (Christine Michaux); "Conceptual Integration Networks and Philosophical Theories of Meaning: An Exploratory Discussion" (Cynthia M. Grund); "The Way Logicians Think?" (Erling Wande);"Conceptual Blending and Viewpoint" (Eve Sweetser); "Piercing Dolls and Burning Hair: Conceptual Blending in Magical Rituals" (Jesper Sorensen); "Generalized Conceptual Spaces, their Morphisms, and their Blends, With Applications to User Interface Design" (Joseph Goguen); "Metaphors as Inputs to Conceptual Integration" (Joseph Grady); "The Acquisition of the Ditransitive Construction" (Kai Kiekhoefer); "Conceptual Blending and Music" (Lawrence Zbikowski); "The Way We Begin to Think: Generation of Abstract Concepts in Chinese Characters" (Masako K. Hiraga); "Outline of a Typology of Compound Noun Blendings" (Peer Bundgaard, Frederik Stjernfelt, and Svend Oestergaard); "The Role of Schemata in Compound Noun Blending" (Peer Bundgaard, Frederik Stjernfelt, and Svend Oestergaard); "Creating Mathematical Infinities: The Beauty of Transfinite Cardinals" (Rafael Nunez); "On the Construction of the Concept `Language': Entrenched Conceptual Integration Networks Encountered in Evolutionary Biology and Language Evolution" (Roslyn M. Frank); "Blending of a Single Event: Integration of Viewpoints" (Soichi Kozai); "Can Conceptual Integration Explain Why a Road Can Creep, Go, or Race" (Teenie Matlock); "It's Not Just the Way We Think! Mimesis, Artistic Inspiration and the Blends We Live By" (Tom Rohrer); "Why Does Time Flow and Where Does it Flow To? The Temporal Matrix and Conceptual Integration" (Vyvyan Evans); "Modeling the Semantics of Geographic Categories through Blendings" (Werner Kuhn); "Collaborative Blending: The Multi-Voiced Creation of Concepts in Professional Work Groups" (Yrjo Engestrom); and "Cognition Under Pressure: Integration, Disintegration, Polarization and Meltdown: A Contribution to Social Science" (Peter Harder). (Papers contain references.) (SM)
Descriptors: Biology, Chinese, Cognitive Processes, Concept Teaching, Diachronic Linguistics, Elementary Secondary Education, Geography, Higher Education, Mathematics Instruction, Metaphors, Music, Nouns, Portuguese, Proverbs, Schemata (Cognition), Second Language Instruction, Semantics, Social Sciences, Thinking Skills, Uncommonly Taught Languages
Institute of Language and Communication, University of Southern Denmark, Campusvej 55, DK-5230 Odense M., Denmark. E-mail: email@example.com.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Collected Works - Serials
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Authoring Institution: Odense Univ. (Denmark). Inst. of Language and Communication.