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6 edition of Travel As Metaphor found in the catalog.

Travel As Metaphor

From Montaigne to Rousseau

by Georges Van Den Abbeele

  • 7 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by University of Minnesota Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic travel writing,
  • Other prose: 19th century,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • French Literature,
  • French,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Philosophy, French,
  • General,
  • Descartes, Rene,
  • Montaigne, Michel de,
  • Rousseau, Jean-Jacques,
  • Views on travel,
  • 18th century,
  • 16th century,
  • 17th century,
  • Travel

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8069990M
    ISBN 100816619336
    ISBN 109780816619337

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Travel As Metaphor by Georges Van Den Abbeele Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Abbeele's study offers more than the title promises; it goes beyond a mere illustration of the common place of travel as a metaphor for critical thought in order to investigate the extent to which the metaphor of travel might actually limit thought.

saleah: It means there is so much homework, it’s like a sea which the student is struggling to stay afloat in, or get on top of. There are related metaphors: I could say I’m “submerged in (or by) work”, or I might be “up to my eyes/ears/elbows/armpits in paperwork”.

Book; Published by: University of Minnesota Press; View contents. of the common place of travel as a metaphor for critical thought in order to investigate the extent to which the metaphor of travel might actually limit thought.

In a series of readings examining the figure of travel in the writings of Montaigne, Descartes, Montesquieu, and. Travel As Metaphor: From Montaigne to Rousseau. Georges Van Den Abbeele. U of Minnesota Press, - Authors, French 17th century Journeys - pages.

1 Review. Contient un chapitre sur la notion de voyage chez Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Preview this book 3/5(1). Travel As Metaphor: From Montaigne to Rousseau [Van Den Georges Abbeele] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Travel As Metaphor: From Montaigne to RousseauCited by: A metaphor is a comparison between two unlike things not using the word “like” or “as.” Metaphors can be powerful, but they can also be tricky to identify at times.

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Travel Metaphors and the Problem of Knowledge Bishop C. Hunt, Jr. Since the earliest times, the act of travelling, of proceeding from one place to another, has been seen as a natural metaphor for learning, for the acquisition of experience and knowledge.

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What is a book to you, metaphorically speaking. Others have weighed in on the subject, as evidenced by the following six quotes: 1. "Books are the compasses and telescopes and sextants and chart s which other men have prepared to help us navigate the dangerous seas of human life." --Jesse Lee Bennett2.

This volume discusses the travelling concepts of narrative. But what do we understand by “travelling concepts”. I address this issue by reading Mieke Bal, who originally suggested the term, and by scrutinizing the metaphor of travel itself. Do we assume that the concept of narrative has remained the same over the course of its travels.

The chapter. metaphor of travel. What is a metaphor then. According to traditional analogy, a metaphor is an implicit and indirect comparison of two things with similarity resulting in a rhetoric transformation. In other words, a metaphor departs from the literal.

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In turning the notion of travel back upon its signifying conditions, a connection is established with the notion of metaphor. The metaphysical polarity between proper and .