Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

Comm 336U Metaphors in Communication

An introduction to the use and understanding of metaphors in conversation, public communication, and mediated communication. Topics include metaphor comprehension, metaphorical framing, patterns of metaphor use in discourse and interaction of metaphors with communication context. No prior familiarity with the metaphor literature is assumed.


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