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Metaphorical models in EU discourse in the Croatian media
Metaphorical models in EU discourse in the Croatian media

Author(s): Ljiljana Šarić
Subject(s): Language and Literature Studies
Published by: Filozofski fakultet, Sveučilište Josipa Jurja Strossmayera, Osijek
Keywords: media discourse; conceptualization; European Union; metaphorical models

Summary/Abstract: This paper aims at reconstructing aspects of the current conceptualization and linguistic representation of issues concerning the European Union and its expansion, while exploring the role of metaphors and mappings from the embodied image schemata found in Croatian public discourse. The data were collected from newspaper articles and other media texts currently available online.

  • Issue Year: VI/2005
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 145-170
  • Page Count: 26
  • Language: English