This essay focuses on Metaphorical communication. Metaphorical communication causes the listener to relate to the subject of the metaphor, ascribing it’s situation to themselves in order to understand.
Please write a book report on the book: Truth & Method, by Hans George Gadamer (ISBN: 082647697X) for me basing on the following instructions: Type the MLA citation for the book on the top of the page. Then include the following: 1. Basic Knowledge: Identify three ways in which this book distinctively advanced your theoretical knowledge of the rhetoric and philosophy of communication. 2. Metaphor and Argument: State the central question(s) of scholarly inquiry guiding the book. Locate the dominant themes or idea clusters (metaphor or metaphor pattern) and relate it to the key scholarly argument you encountered in the book.
Respond to the author’s position, making explicit your own rhetorical or philosophical standpoint (assumptions, biases, perspectives, etc.) 3.Relevance: Make a case for the relevance of this book to the communication classroom and the marketplace. In what ways you can appropriate and apply what you have learned? Please observe a 200-250 word limit per section for 1, 2, 3 above. This is a 600-750 word total for this book.
Metaphors are used extensively in storytelling, song lyrics and poetry. They can also be used effectively in business communication to illustrate complex points. Speaking in metaphorical terms is a very powerful way of getting your message across, both in hypnosis and in everyday communication.
Metaphorical communication causes the listener to relate to the subject of the metaphor, ascribing it’s situation to themselves in order to understand.
Selectional Restriction Violations.
Simply attributing qualities to something or someone that, by definition, could not hold those qualities.
Example: “Your wallet is happier when it’s full.”
Example: “I’ve been working like a dog.”