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Thinking of Thinking: Conceptual Metaphors of Cognition in the Plutarchan Corpus



Plutarch Moralia Parallel Lives Plutarchan corpus conceptual metaphor cognitive metaphor cognitive linguistics cognition categories of thinking cognitive history


  • HS3_2: Social history
  • HS1_3: Epistemology (incl. sources of knowledge, criteria of truth, philosophy of language)
  • HS3_11: Ethnography and cultural anthropology (incl. descriptions of traditional cultures, anthropology of magic, worship and religion, cultural change and global processes, anthropology of socio-cultural, ethnic and identity phenomena)


HS3 - The study of the human past: history, archaeology, ethnology, cultural anthropology

Host institution :

Uniwersytet Warszawski, Wydział Historii

woj. mazowieckie

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Principal investigator (from the host institution):

dr Julia Doroszewska 

Number of co-investigators in the project: 6

Call: SONATA BIS 11 - announced on 2021-06-15

Amount awarded: 3 141 584 PLN

Project start date (Y-m-d): 2022-07-15

Project end date (Y-m-d): 2027-07-14

Project duration:: 60 months (the same as in the proposal)

Project status: Pending project

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