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A Yogācāra Buddhist Theory of Metaphor
Format: Book
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Place of Publication: New York, NY
Source ID: shanti-sources-36726
Collection: Yogācāra Buddhism
Abstract: The Yogacara school of Buddhist thought claims that all language use is metaphorical. Exploring the profound implications of this assertion, Roy Tzhoar makes the case for viewing the Yogacara account as a full-fledged theory of meaning, one that is not merely linguistic, but also applicable both in the world and in texts.; Target Audience: Specialized