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Title Oral poetics and cognitive science / edited by Mihailo Antovic and Cristóbal Pagán Cánovas
Published Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, 2016
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Series Linguae & litterae ; volume 56
Linguae & litterae ; 56
Contents Preface -- Acknowledgements ; Introduction: Oral Poetics and Cognitive Science ; Repetition in Homeric epic: Cognitive and linguistic perspectives ; From grammar in everyday conversation to special grammar in oral traditions: A case study of ring composition
Metaphor as ideology Construction grammar and oral formulaic theory ; Frames and constructions for the study of oral poetics ; Particles as cues to structuring in Serbocroatian and early Greek epic ; The priming act in Homeric epic ; Orality, visualization, and the Historical Mind
Summary Oral Poetics has produced insights that are relevant not only for the study of oral traditions, but also for our general understanding of language and cognition. Cognitive Science has developed theories with great potential for research on poetics and oral performance. This book explores how connections between the two disciplines can lead to a Cognitive Oral Poetics, a new field for the study of oral poetry as a window to the mind
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters
Notes In English
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Subject Cognitive grammar.
Folk poetry -- History and criticism.
Oral-formulaic analysis.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Antović, Mihailo, editor
Pagán Cánovas, Cristóbal, editor
LC no. 2017001325
ISBN 3110348543 (electronic bk.)
9783110348545 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover ;) (acid-free paper)