Cognitive Linguistics
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Image schema is a reccurring structure of, or within, our cognitive processes, which establishes patterns of understanding and reasoning. It emerges from our bodily interactions, linguistic experience and historical context. The term is explained in Mark Johnson's book The Body in the Mind and by Rudolf Arnheim in Visual Thinking.

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