Ghent University Academic Bibliography


Project: Introduction to a theory of verbal and non-verbal metaphors which allow the use of the notion of "valid inference".

project duration
01-JAN-00 – 31-DEC-99
Verbal and non-verbal, discursive and figurative language cannot be reduced to one another but express knowledge about different aspects of the world. Based on explicit ontological and epistemological premisses, it is attempted to account for these differences. Dyslexia is used as a case-study to relate neuropsychology and semantics.