Original scientific article
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On the cognitive status of mental spaces and of some types of metonymy within Conceptual Integration Theory

Branimir Belaj
E-mail: branimir.belaj@os.t-com.hr
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2334-9673
Filozofski fakultet Sveučilišta u Osijeku
Abstract: In the light of the automatic nature of the process of conceptual integration we examine the cognitive-conceptual status of the four types of mental spaces and their elements: the input spaces, the ge...

Original scientific article
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Cognitive operations and projection spaces

Francisco José Ruiz de Mendoza
E-mail: francisco.ruiz@dfm.unirioja.es
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1200-2850
Universidad de La Rioja, Logroño

Sandra Peña Cervel
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1200-2850
Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, Madrid
Abstract: In recent years, Mark Turner and Gilles Fauconnier have popularized the theory of blending (or conceptual integration) as a widespread cognitive mechanism which applies over many areas of conceptualiz...