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Motives for metaphor

literacy, curriculum reform, and the teaching of English

by Seitz, James E.

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Published by University of Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English philology -- Study and teaching.,
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching.,
  • Report writing -- Study and teaching (Higher),
  • Curriculum change.,
  • Literacy.,
  • Metaphor.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-247) and index.

    StatementJames E. Seitz.
    SeriesPittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE66 .S46 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 254 p. ;
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL530078M
    ISBN 100822940930, 0822956926
    LC Control Number99006118

    Motive For Metaphor Summary. imagination as well. Frye teaches us that English language and the language of literature helps us bond closely our personal imagination and experience with that of the outside world, which is why he calls his book the motive for metaphor, because through this process we are using a metaphor to relate our experiences and imagination with the real world. My dad once told me the story of his brother contracting polio in the post–World War II epidemic. My grandma was pregnant, and she was forced to leave her 4-year-old child in the hospital for a month, unable to risk contracting the disease—for both herself and the unborn baby who ended up being my d.

    "The motive for metaphor" is the title of a short poem of Wallace Stevens in which he says he is "happy" with the subtleties of experience. He likes what he calls the "half colours of quarter things," as opposed to the certainties, the hard primary "reds" and "blues.".   In this article “The Motive for Metaphor”, the author Frye discussed three levels of languages in terms of literature by using three different imaginary examples at first. The ideas can be presented as: “consciousness or awareness”, “practical sense” and “literature itself”. And these three ideas reflect three facts about language: “conversation”, “information” and.

      What is a metaphor? A metaphor is a literary device that imaginatively draws a comparison between two unlike things. It does this by stating that Thing A is Thing h this method of equation, metaphors can help explain concepts and ideas by colorfully linking the unknown to the known; the abstract to the concrete; the incomprehensible to the comprehensible. Metaphors are also important because they help writers abide by the all-important “show, don’t tell” rule. For example, in the book Misery, Stephen King’s main character, Paul, has been.


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Motives For Metaphor: Literacy, Curriculum Reform, and the Teaching of English (Composition, Literacy, and Culture) 1st EditionCited by:   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Motives for Metaphor in Scientific and Technical Communication: Large Type Edition by Timothy D Giles, Charles H Sides | at Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

Thank you for your : Henry Seiden’s book The Motive for Metaphor should be owned by everyone who practices psychoanalysis or psychotherapy: not just owned, but kept on the table next to the practitioner’s chair, along with her glasses, notebook, pen, and by: 1.

Motives for Metaphor in Scientific and Technical Communication Motives for Metaphor in Scientific and Technical Communication book. Large Type Edition. with little direction for students on how to recognize metaphors or to how use them.

This book provides the impetus for a change in the pedagogical approach to metaphor as a rhetorical Author: Timothy D Giles, Charles H Sides. Motives For Metaphor Literacy, Curriculum Reform, and the Teaching of English.

This book imagines ways in which the three English camps can reconnect. Seitz contends that the study of metaphor can advance curriculum reform precisely because of its unusual institutional position.

By pronouncing equivalence in the very face of difference. Motives for Metaphor: Literacy, Curriculum Reform, and the Teaching of English ; by James E. Seitz ; Book; Published by: University of Pittsburgh Press; Series: Pittsburgh Series in Composition, Literacy, and Culture.

The Motive for Metaphor. DOI link for The Motive for Metaphor. The Motive for Metaphor book. Brief Essays on Poetry and Psychoanalysis.

The Motive for Metaphor. DOI link for The Motive for Metaphor. The Motive for Metaphor book. Brief Essays on Poetry and Psychoanalysis. By Henry M. Seiden. The motive for metaphor, shrinking from.

The weight of primary noon, The A B C of being, The ruddy temper, the hammer. Of red and blue, the hard sound—. Steel against intimation—the sharp flash, The vital, arrogant, fatal, dominant X.

[2] The accredited interpretation—Northrop Frye’s—goes somewhat like this. Motives for Metaphor in Scientific and Technical Communication (Giles, T. D.; ) [Book Review] Article (PDF Available) in IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication 53(2) June.

Blog. 19 May Business unusual: Leadership tips to help your team stay engaged; 18 May Prezi’s Director of Product Marketing on working from home and finding balance. Northrop Frye brings up a valid point when stating “the motive for metaphor, according to Wallace Stevens, is a desire to associate, and finally to identify, the human mind with what goes on outside of it", the point of the metaphor is to make the audience recognize a feeling that human’s are generally familiar with due to experiences outside the human mind, out of anybodies control.

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Of red and blue, the hard sound—. Steel against intimation—the sharp flash, The vital, arrogant, fatal, dominant X. ***. By definition, a metaphor is something that offers a comparison of two, seemingly unlikely things, without using the words, 'like' or 'as'.

In The Outsiders, metaphors are prevalently used. One. Thirteen Reasons Why Metaphors and Similes Baker’s Dozen (Metaphor). A baker’s dozen is a set or group of thirteen items. The title of Thirteen Reasons Why is Snowball Effect (Metaphor). The snowball effect is a commonly used metaphor in literature and in everyday life.

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The funeral pyre in Abigail’s dream Symbolically, Abigail can burn away her old self and begin again. The stand-out best book on metaphor at the moment is James Geary’s I Is An Other. This is the book I wish I’d written – a sweeping survey of the state of current thinking and research on the topic, entertainingly written and packed with examples from a wide range of contexts.The point of a metaphor is to enrich the reader’s experience by bringing different associations to mind.

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