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Politics, gender and conceptual metaphors, edited by Kathleen Ahrens

Label
Politics, gender and conceptual metaphors, edited by Kathleen Ahrens
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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unknown if item is government publication
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Politics, gender and conceptual metaphors
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
460934452
Responsibility statement
edited by Kathleen Ahrens
Summary
"International researchers examine the interplay between gender and metaphor in political language in the UK, the USA, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Ireland, and Singapore. Drawing on a variety of corpus data to determine to what extent conceptual metaphors used by women in political power differ with, or remain the same as that of men"--Provided by publisher
Table Of Contents
Machine generated contents note: List of Tables and Figures * Acknowledgements * Notes on the Contributors * Analyzing Conceptual Metaphors in Political Language--Kathleen Ahrens * PART I: GENDER AND CONCEPTUAL METAPHORS IN POLITICAL SPEECHES * Metaphor, Politics and Gender: A Case Study from Germany; V.Koller&--E.Semino * Metaphor, Politics, and Gender: A Case Study from Italy--E.Semino&--V.Koller * Gender versus Politics: When Conceptual Models Collide--K.Ahrens&--S.Lee * Non una donna in politica, ma una donna politica: Womens Political Language in an Italian Context--G.Philip * The Metaphorical Construction of Ireland--E.H.Tenorio * PART II: GENDER AND CONCEPTUAL METAPHORS IN POLITICAL DEBATES * Metaphor and Gender in British Parliamentary Debates--J.Charteris-Black * Sex Differences in the Usage of Spatial Metaphors: A Case Study of Political Language--A.Stefanowitsch&--J.Goschler * Conceptual Metaphors of Family and Home in Political Debates in the USA--K.Adams * PART III: WOMEN IN GENDERED CONCEPTUAL METAPHORS * Women and the Body Politic: A Critical Multimodal Analysis of Metaphor in Advertising--M.Lazar * Power as a Conceptual Metaphor of Gender Inequality? Comparing Dutch and Spanish Politics--P.Meier&--E.Lombardo *Gendered Metaphors of Women in Power: The Case of Hillary Clinton as Madonna, Unruly Woman, Bitch, and Witch--E.Lim * Index List of Tables and Figures * Acknowledgements * Notes on the Contributors * Analyzing Conceptual Metaphors in Political Language--Kathleen Ahrens * PART I: GENDER AND CONCEPTUAL METAPHORS IN POLITICAL SPEECHES * Metaphor, Politics and Gender: A Case Study from Germany; V.Koller&--E.Semino * Metaphor, Politics, and Gender: A Case Study from Italy--E.Semino&--V.Koller * Gender versus Politics: When Conceptual Models Collide--K.Ahrens&--S.Lee * Non una donna in politica, ma una donna politica: Womens Political Language in an Italian Context--G.Philip * The Metaphorical Construction of Ireland--E.H.Tenorio * PART II: GENDER AND CONCEPTUAL METAPHORS IN POLITICAL DEBATES * Metaphor and Gender in British Parliamentary Debates--J.Charteris-Black * Sex Differences in the Usage of Spatial Metaphors: A Case Study of Political Language--A.Stefanowitsch&--J.Goschler * Conceptual Metaphors of Family and Home in Political Debates in the USA--K.Adams * PART III: WOMEN IN GENDERED CONCEPTUAL METAPHORS * Women and the Body Politic: A Critical Multimodal Analysis of Metaphor in Advertising--M.Lazar * Power as a Conceptual Metaphor of Gender Inequality? Comparing Dutch and Spanish Politics--P.Meier&--E.Lombardo *Gendered Metaphors of Women in Power: The Case of Hillary Clinton as Madonna, Unruly Woman, Bitch, and Witch--E.Lim * Index
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