linguistics

The Theory of Descriptions

In the philosophy of language and linguistics, there is a theory of description which is naive at best. Here are the criticisms of the theory of description.

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linguistics

The Language of Religion

Thus, it is my intent to analyze religious thought through the lens of cognitive linguistics; to apply the research and theories of that academic discipline to the language and ideas of religion. In particular, we shall consider how image schemas and conceptual metaphors contribute to our understanding of a specific religious idea; that being, the idea that God is everything, an omnipotent mind which is spread throughout all of existence.

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