Źródła metafory 'DNA to księga życia'
Sources of the metaphor 'DNA is the book of life'
Subject(s): Language and Literature Studies
Published by: Dom Wydawniczy ELIPSA
Summary/Abstract: The main goal of the article is to analyze the most frequent metaphors of DNA: DNA IS A CODE / LANGUAGE / BOOK. First the history of origin of those metaphors is discussed, then connections of the metaphor DNA IS A BOOK with biblical beliefs. The next issue is the influence of the metaphor DNA IS A BOOK OF LIFE, widespread by media, on the consciousness of non-sepcialists.
- Issue Year: 2007
- Issue No: 04
- Page Range: 103-109
- Page Count: 7
- Language: Polish