Journals Higher Education



Published: 24 February 2011

144 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/2 inches

ISBN: 9780199739998

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Figuratively Speaking

Revised Edition

Robert J. Fogelin

  • In this revised edition, Fogelin responds to the criticisms of the first edition, updates his material, and includes a new preface.
  • It accepts and defends a position modeled on Aristotle's and it goes beyond such trite examples as, "Sally is a block of ice," to examine metaphors in rich literary contexts.