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Nunez, Rafael E.

  • [2008]  A fresh look atthe foundations of mathematics: gesture and the psychological reality of conceptual metaphor. In: Cienki, Alan and Cornelia Müller (Eds.), Metaphor and Gesture, 2008, pp. 93-114 [abstract]
  • [2006]  With the Future Behind Them: convergent evidence from Aymara language and gesture in the crosslinguistic comparison of spatial construals of time. Cognitive Science, 30, 2006, pp. 1-49 [text] (Núñez, Rafael E. / Sweetser, Eve)
  • [2005]  The Cognitive Foundations of Mathematics: the role of conceptual metaphor. In: Campbell, J. I. D. (Ed.) Handbook of Mathematical Cognition, 2005, pp. 109-124 (Núñez, R. E. / Lakoff, George)
  • [2001]  Where Mathematics Comes From: how the embodied mind brings mathematics into being. Basic Books, 2001 (Lakoff, George / Núñez, Rafael)
  • [2000]  Where Mathematics Comes From: how the embodied mind brings mathematics into being. Basic Books, 2000 [summary] (Lakoff, George / Núñez, Rafael E.)
  • [1999]  and W. Freeman (Eds.), Reclaiming Cognition: the primacy of action, intention and emotion. 1999, pp. 41-60
  • [1996]  The Metaphorical Structure of Mathematics. In: L. English (Ed.), Mathematical Reasoning: Analogies, Metaphors and Images. Lawrence Erlbaum (Lakoff, George / Núñez, R. E.)
  • [1992]  Where Mathematics Comes From: How the embodied mind brings mathematics into being. Basic Books, 1992 (Lakoff, George / Nunez, Rafael E.)

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