The methodological sections of Kalla's work start with conclusions driven from Lakoff and Johnson's Metaphors We Live By and lead through the subsequent stadia of the development of the cognitive approach to Conceptual Metaphor Theory, Turner and Fouconnier's Blending Theory
and Stockwell's cognitive poetics.
But it seems to me as well that a finer-grained use of blending theory
, attentive to the core, underlying principles of conceptual integration as Fauconnier and Turner describe them, can provide compelling answers to the questions I raised earlier in this paper.
I should like to suggest that for historicist critics concerned with topical interpretation, conceptual blending theory
offers at least two major advantages.
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Closely connected to this work is the question of how humans handle novel or previously unfamiliar ways of conceptualizing these forms of multi-layered expression and one response has been the introduction of conceptual blending theory
, in which linguistic input leads to the formation of temporary mental representations in which previously separate linguistic domains can be "blended.
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Koestler's concept of matrices as skills, abilities, and symbolic codes that govern human behavior is compatible with the notion of cognitive models discussed in conceptual blending theory
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Independent scholar DesCamp asks whether contemporary cognitive linguistic blending theory
is appropriate in the analysis of first century Judaic texts, and what the stories of women say about that text, the Liber Antiquarium Biblicarum.
Whereas conceptual metaphor theory assumes two essential domains (source and target) and mapping between them for the production of metaphor, blending theory
assumes at least four mental spaces: two input spaces, a generic space which identifies what the two inputs abstractly share as common ground, and a blended space where emergent meaning arises from selective projections out of the input spaces.
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