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Lakoff, George

  • [2014]  The ALL NEW Don't Think of an Elephant!.: know your values and frame the debate. Chelsea Green, 2014
  • [2014]  Don't Think of an Elephant!.: Know Your Values and Frame the Debate. Chelsea Green Publishing, 2014
  • [2008]  The Political Mind: Why you can't understand 21st century politics with an 18th century brain. Penguin Books, 2008
  • [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)
  • [2004]  Don't Think of an Elephant!. Know Your Values and Frame the Debate. Chelsea Green Publishing, 2004
  • [2003]  Metaphors We Live By. University of Chicago Press, 2003 (Lakoff, George / Johnson, Mark)
  • [2001]  Where Mathematics Comes From: how the embodied mind brings mathematics into being. Basic Books, 2001 (Lakoff, George / Nuñez, Rafael)
  • [2001]  Metaphors of Terror. 16 September 2001 [text]
  • [2000]  Where Mathematics Comes From: how the embodied mind brings mathematics into being. Basic Books, 2000 [summary] (Lakoff, George / Núñez, Rafael E.)
  • [1999]  Philosophy in the Flesh: the embodied mind and its challenge to western thought, Basic Books, 1999 (Lakoff, George / Johnson, Mark)
  • [1999]  Foreign Policy by Metaphor. In: Christina Schäffner and Anita L. Wenden (Eds.), Language and Peace, Harwood Academic Publishers, 1999, pp. 37-59 (Chilton, Paul / Lakoff, George)
  • [1997]  Women, Fire and Dangerous Things: what categories reveal about the mind. University of Chicago Press, 1997
  • [1996]  The Metaphorical Structure of Mathematics. In: L. English (Ed.), Mathematical Reasoning: Analogies, Metaphors and Images. Lawrence Erlbaum (Lakoff, George / Núñez, R. E.)
  • [1993]  The Contemporary Theory of Metaphor. In: Andrew Ortony (Edi.), Metaphor and Thought, Cambridge University Press, 1993
  • [1992]  Where Mathematics Comes From: How the embodied mind brings mathematics into being. Basic Books, 1992 (Lakoff, George / Nunez, Rafael E.)
  • [1991]  Metaphor and War: The Metaphor System Used to Justify War in the Gulf. Viet Nam Generation Journal and Newsletter V3, N3 (November 1991)
  • [1990]  Women, Fire and Dangerous Things. University of Chicago Press, 1990
  • [1990]  Reflections on the imminence of war in the Gulf. University of California, December 1990
  • [1990]  Metaphor and War; reflections on the imminence of war in the Gulf. University of California Press, 1990
  • [1989]  More than Cool Reason: a field guide to poetic metaphor. University of Chicago Press, 1989 (Lakoff, George / Turner, Mark)
  • [1989]  Foreign policy by metaphor. CRL Newsletter, June 1989, 3, 5 [text] (Chilton, Paul / Lakoff, George)
  • [1987]  Women, Fire and Dangerous Things: what categories reveal about the mind. University of Chicago Press, 1987
  • [1987]  Fire and Dangerous Things; what categories reveal about the human mind. University of Chicago Press, 1987
  • [1986]  Women, Fire and Dangerous Things: what categories reveal about the mind. University of Chicago Press, 1986
  • [1982]  Categories and Cognitive Models. University of California Press, 1982
  • [1980]  The Metaphorical Structure of the Human Conceptual System. Cognitive Science, 4, 1980, pp. 195-208 (Lakoff, George / Johnson, Mark)
  • [1980]  Metaphors We Live By. University of Chicago Press, 1980 (Lakoff, George / Johnson, Mark)
  • [1980]  George Lakoff and Mark Johnson. Metaphors We Live By. Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 1980 (Lakoff, George / Johnson, Mark)

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[2018]:  Requisite 20-fold Articulation of Operative Insights? [Refs]

[2018]:  Post-Apocalyptic Renaissance of Global Civilization [Refs]

[2018]:  Oppositional Logic as Comprehensible Key to Sustainable Democracy [Refs]

[2018]:  Infertility as a Metaphor Heralding Global Collapse [Refs]

[2018]:  Having Bought into a Wreck -- What Now? [Refs]

[2018]:  Global Civilization through Interweaving Polyamory and Polyanimosity? [Refs]

[2018]:  Fundamental Need for Human Sacrifice by Abrahamic Religions [Refs]

[2018]:  Exhortation to We the Peoples from the Club of Rome [Refs]

[2018]:  Elaborating a Declaration on Combating Anti-otherness [Refs]

[2018]:  Cognitive Embodiment of Nature Re-cognized Systemically [Refs]

[2017]:  Zen of Facticity: Bull, Ox or Otherwise? [Refs]

[2017]:  Refining the Value of Sustainable Development Goals [Refs]

[2017]:  Psychosocial Learnings from the Spiral Form of Hurricanes [Refs]

[2017]:  Pricking the Bubble of Global Complacent Complicity [Refs]

[2017]:  Paradoxes of Wilbers Appreciation of the Trump Challenge [Refs]

[2017]:  Interplay of Sustainable Development Goals through Rubik Cube Variations [Refs]

[2017]:  Framing Global Transformation through the Polyhedral Merkabah [Refs]

[2017]:  Framing Cyclic Revolutionary Emergence of Opposing Symbols of Identity [Refs]

[2017]:  Cognitive Implications in 3D of Triadic Symbols Valued in 2D [Refs]

[2017]:  Cognitive Osmosis in a Knowledge-based Civilization [Refs]

[2016]:  Visualization in 3D of Dynamics of Toroidal Helical Coils [Refs]

[2016]:  Unquestioned Bias in Governance from Direction of Reading? [Refs]

[2016]:  Reversing the Anthem of Europe to Signal Distress [Refs]

[2016]:  Radical Disaffection Engendered by Elitist Groupthink? [Refs]

[2016]:  Improvisation in Multivocal Poetic Discourse [Refs]

[2016]:  Global Incomprehension of Increasing Violence [Refs]

[2016]:  Global Economy of Truth as a Ponzi Scheme [Refs]

[2016]:  Global Challenge of the Global Challenge [Refs]

[2016]:  Existential Challenge of Detecting Todays Big Lie [Refs]

[2016]:  Evoking Castalia as Envisaged, Entoned and Embodied -- informed by the bertsolitaria process ? [Refs]

[2016]:  Engaging with Hyperreality through Demonique and Angelique? [Refs]

[2016]:  Destabilizing Multipolar Society through Binary Decision-making [Refs]

[2016]:  Cultivating the Myth of Human Equality [Refs]

[2016]:  Concordian Mandala as a Symbolic Nexus [Refs]

[2016]:  A Subjective Objection: Objecting to Subjection [Refs]

[2015]:  Weather Metaphors as Whether Metaphors [Refs]

[2015]:  Radicalisation versus Demonisation? [Refs]

[2015]:  Radicalisation of Existence and Identity [Refs]

[2015]:  Psychosocial Implication in Polyhedral Animations in 3D [Refs]

[2015]:  Optimizing Web Surfing Pathways for the Overloaded [Refs]

[2015]:  Evil Rules: Guidelines for Engaging in Armageddon Now [Refs]

[2015]:  Enhancing Strategic Discourse Systematically using Climate Metaphors [Refs]

[2015]:  Embodying Global Hegemony through a Sustaining Pattern of Discourse [Refs]

[2015]:  Eliciting Insight from Covert Operations by US [Refs]

[2015]:  Dying to Live, Living to Die, Lying to Live, and Living a Lie [Refs]

[2015]:  Dreamables, Deniables, Deliverables and Duende [Refs]

[2015]:  Coming Out as a Radical -- or Coming In? [Refs]

[2015]:  Changing Patterns using Transformation Pathway [Refs]

[2014]:  Vital Collective Learning from Biased Media Coverage [Refs]

[2014]:  Transcending an Asystemic View of Life [Refs]

[2014]:  The-O ring: Theory, Theorem, Theology, Theosophy? [Refs]

[2014]:  The-O Ring and The Bull Ring as Spectacular Archetypes [Refs]

[2014]:  Systemic Reliance of World Religions on Human Sacrifice [Refs]

[2014]:  Resource Insights from Plus or Minus 12 People on a Liferaft [Refs]

[2014]:  Representation of Creative Processes through Dynamics in Three Dimensions [Refs]

[2014]:  Reimagining Teslas Creativity through Technomimicry [Refs]

[2014]:  Radical Cognitive Mirroring of Globalization [Refs]

[2014]:  Quantum Wampum Essential to Navigating Ragnarok [Refs]

[2014]:  Now as the Ultimate Cognitive Strange Attractor [Refs]

[2014]:  Metascience Enabling Upgrades to the Scientific Process [Refs]

[2014]:  Life-skill Learning from Animal Shareholders and Collaborators [Refs]

[2014]:  Is the World View of a Holy Father Necessarily Full of Holes? [Refs]

[2014]:  Investing Attention Essential to Viable Growth [Refs]

[2014]:  Imagining Order as Hypercomputing [Refs]

[2014]:  Eradication as the Strategic Final Solution of the 21st Century? [Refs]

[2014]:  Engendering Viable Global Futures through Hemispheric Integration [Refs]

[2014]:  Engaging with Insight of a Higher Order [Refs]

[2014]:  Encycling Problematic Wickedness for Potential Humanity [Refs]

[2014]:  Embodying a Hypercomplex of Unhygienic Nescience [Refs]

[2014]:  Correspondences between Traditional Constellations and Pattern Languages [Refs]

[2014]:  Corpus Callosum of the Global Brain? [Refs]

[2014]:  Comprehension of Numbers Challenging Global Civilization [Refs]

[2014]:  Being neither Dead nor Alive [Refs]

[2014]:  Adhering to Gods Plan in a Global Society [Refs]

[2013]:  World Futures Conference as Catastrophic Question [Refs]

[2013]:  Wholth as Sustaining Dynamic of Health and Wealth [Refs]

[2013]:  Vigorous Application of Derivative Thinking to Derivative Problems [Refs]

[2013]:  Sensing Epiterrestrial Intelligence (SETI) [Refs]

[2013]:  Risk-enhancing Cognitive Implications of the Basic Mathematical Operations [Refs]

[2013]:  Psychosocial Implication of Without Within [Refs]

[2013]:  Potential of Feynman Diagrams for Challenging Psychosocial Relationships? [Refs]

[2013]:  Metaphors To Die By [Refs]

[2013]:  Law and Order vs. Lore and Orders? [Refs]

[2013]:  Encountering Otherness as a Waveform [Refs]

[2013]:  Being a Waveform of Potential as an Experiential Choice [Refs]

[2013]:  Affinity, Diaspora, Identity, Reunification, Return [Refs]

[2012]:  Way Round Cognitive Ground Zero and Pointlessness? [Refs]

[2012]:  Unthought as Cognitive Foundation of Global Civilization [Refs]

[2012]:  Transforming the Art of Conversation [Refs]

[2012]:  Middle East Peace Potential through Dynamics in Spherical Geometry [Refs]

[2012]:  Knowledge Processes Neglected by Science [Refs]

[2012]:  In Quest of a Dynamic Pattern of Transformations [Refs]

[2012]:  Implication of Indwelling Intelligence in Global Confidence-building [Refs]

[2012]:  Experience of Cognitive Implication in Fundamental Geometry [Refs]

[2012]:  Enactivating Multiversal Community [Refs]

[2012]:  Being a Poem in the Making [Refs]

[2012]:  AWOL: American Way Of Life: Assumptions -- justifying worldwide imposition of democratic imperialism [Refs]

[2011]:  Triangulation of Incommensurable Concepts for Global Configuration [Refs]

[2011]:  The Consensus Delusion [Refs]

[2011]:  Strategic Complexity -- Attracting Consensus [Refs]

[2011]:  Reintegration of a Remaindered World [Refs]

[2011]:  Reframing the Dynamics of Engaging with Otherness [Refs]

[2011]:  Primary Global Reserve Currency: the Con? [Refs]

[2011]:  Mind Map of Global Civilizational Collapse [Refs]

[2011]:  Massive Elicitation of Psychosocial Energy [Refs]

[2011]:  Living as an Imaginal Bridge between Worlds [Refs]

[2011]:  In-forming the Chalice as an Integrative Cognitive Dynamic [Refs]

[2011]:  Implication of Toroidal Transformation of the Crown of Thorns: Design challenge to enable integrative comprehension [Refs]

[2011]:  Humanitarian Disaster or Act of God -- Dangerous Implication in Practice? [Refs]

[2011]:  Freedom, Democracy, Justice: Isolated Nouns or Interwoven Verbs? [Refs]

[2011]:  Engendering a Psychopter through Biomimicry and Technomimicry [Refs]

[2011]:  En-joying the World through En-joying Oneself [Refs]

[2011]:  Embodiment of Change: Comprehension, Traction and Impact? [Refs]

[2011]:  Eliciting a 12-fold Pattern of Generic Operational Insights [Refs]

[2011]:  Anticipating Future Strategic Triple Whammies [Refs]

[2011]:  ¿ Higher Education ∞ Meta-education ? [Refs]

[2010]:  Warp and Weft of Future Governance [Refs]

[2010]:  Tao of Engagement -- Weaponised Violence and Beyond [Refs]

[2010]:  Strategic Embodiment of Time: Configuring questions fundamental to change [Refs]

[2010]:  Re-Emergence of the Language of the Birds through Twitter? [Refs]

[2010]:  Implication of Personal Despair in Planetary Despair [Refs]

[2010]:  From Changing the Strategic Game to Changing the Strategic Frame [Refs]

[2010]:  Epistemological Panic in the face of Nonduality [Refs]

[2010]:  Engendering Invagination and Gastrulation of Globalization [Refs]

[2010]:  Enacting Transformative Integral Thinking through Playful Elegance [Refs]

[2010]:  Designing Global Self-governance for the Future [Refs]

[2010]:  Cultivating Global Strategic Fantasies of Choice [Refs]

[2010]:  Cognitive Implications of Lifestyle Diseases of Rich and Poor [Refs]

[2010]:  Circulation of the Light: Essential metaphor of global sustainability? [Refs]

[2009]:  Us and Them: Relating to Challenging Others [Refs]

[2009]:  United Nations Overpopulation Denial Conference [Refs]

[2009]:  Periodic Pattern of Human Knowing [Refs]

[2009]:  Periodic Pattern of Human Life [Refs]

[2009]:  Overpopulation Debate as a Psychosocial Hazard [Refs]

[2009]:  In Quest of a Job vs Engendering Employment [Refs]

[2009]:  Geometry, Topology and Dynamics of Identity [Refs]

[2009]:  Geometry of Thinking for Sustainable Global Governance [Refs]

[2009]:  Facism as Superficial Intercultural Extremism [Refs]

[2009]:  Existential Embodiment of Externalities [Refs]

[2009]:  Engaging with Globality: through cognitive lines, circlets, crowns or holes [Refs]

[2008]:  Towards Polyhedral Global Governance: complexifying oversimplistic strategic metaphors [Refs]

[2008]:  Topology of Valuing: dynamics of collective engagement with polyhedral value configurations [Refs]

[2008]:  Sustainability through Magically Dancing Patterns [Refs]

[2008]:  Stepping into, or through, the Mirror: embodying alternative scenario patterns [Refs]

[2008]:  Self-reflexive Challenges of Integrative Futures [Refs]

[2008]:  Self-reflective Embodiment of Transdisciplinary Integration (SETI): the universal criteria of species maturity? [Refs]

[2008]:  Psychodynamics of collective engagement with polyhedral value configurations [Refs]

[2008]:  Polyhedral Pattern Language: Software facilitation of emergence, representation and transformation of psycho-social organization [Refs]

[2008]:  Polyhedral Empowerment of Networks through Symmetry: psycho-social implications for organization and global governance [Refs]

[2008]:  Irresponsible Dependence on a Flat Earth Mentality -- in response to global governance challenges [Refs]

[2008]:  In Quest of Optimism Beyond the Edge: through avoidance of the answering process [Refs]

[2008]:  Dynamics of Symmetry Group Theorizing [Refs]

[2008]:  Climate of Change Misrepresented as Climate Change [Refs]

[2008]:  Climate Change and the Elephant in the Living Room [Refs]

[2008]:  Animation of Classical BaGua Arrangements: a dynamic representation of Neti Neti [Refs]

[2007]:  Tuning a Periodic Table of Religions, Epistemologies and Spirituality: including the sciences and other belief systems [Refs]

[2007]:  Transforming Static Websites into Mobile "Wizdomes": enabling change through intertwining dynamic and configurative metaphors [Refs]

[2007]:  Potential Psychosocial Significance of Monstrous Moonshine: an exceptional form of symmetry as a Rosetta stone for cognitive frameworks [Refs]

[2007]:  Human Intercourse: Intercourse with Nature and Intercourse with the Other [Refs]

[2007]:  Conditions of Objective, Subjective and Embodied Cognition: mnemonic systems for memetic coding of complexity [Refs]

[2007]:  Climbing Elven Stairways: DNA as a macroscopic metaphor of polarized psychodynamics [Refs]

[2007]:  Archetypal Otherness -- "DNA vs. I Ching": Climbing Elven Stairways (Part B) [Refs]

[2006]:  Walking Elven Pathways: enactivating the pattern that connects [Refs]

[2006]:  Hyperaction through Hypercomprehension and Hyperdrive: necessary complement to hypertext proliferation in hypersociety [Refs]

[2006]:  Handing Over: Handy metaphors for the communication of intent [Refs]

[2006]:  Governance through Pattern Language: creative cognitive engagement contrasted with abdication of responsibility [Refs]

[2006]:  Epistemological Challenge of Cognitive Body Odour: exploring the underside of dialogue [Refs]

[2006]:  Enactivating a Cognitive Fusion Reactor: Imaginal Transformation of Energy Resourcing (ITER-8) [Refs]

[2006]:  Cyclopean Vision vs Poly-sensual Engagement [Refs]

[2006]:  Council of the Whys: emergent wisdom through configuration of why-question dynamics [Refs]

[2005]:  Sustainability through the Dynamics of Strategic Dilemmas: in the light of the coherence and visual form of the Mandelbrot set [Refs]

[2005]:  Resolving the Challenge of Faith-based Terrorism: Eliciting the dynamic of two-body, three-body and n-body variants [Refs]

[2005]:  Cui Bono: Groupthink vs Thinking the Unthinkable? Reframing the suffocating consensus in response to 7/7 [Refs]

[2005]:  Cardioid Attractor Fundamental to Sustainability: 8 transactional games forming the heart of sustainable relationship [Refs]

[2004]:  Errorism vs Terrorism?: Encroachment, Complicity, Denial and Terraism [Refs]

[2003]:  Tank-thoughts from Think-tanks: constraining metaphors on developing global governance [Refs]

[2003]:  Sustainable internet penetration of rural areas: reframed through local cultural metaphors [Refs]

[2003]:  Challenges of Renaissance: suggestive pattern of concerns in the light of the birth metaphor [Refs]

[2003]:  Backside to the Future: coherence and conflation of dominant strategic metaphors [Refs]

[2002]:  Psychology of Sustainability: Embodying cyclic environmental processes [Refs]

[2002]:  Navigating Alternative Conceptual Realities: clues to the dynamics of enacting new paradigms through movement [Refs]

[2000]:  And When the Bombing Stops? Territorial conflict as a challenge to mathematicians [Refs]

[1998]:  Being Other Wise: dynamics of a meaningfully sustainable lifestyle [Refs]

[1994]:  Transdisciplinarity-3 as the Emergence of Patterned Experience (Part II) [Refs]

[1994]:  Developing a Metaphorical Language for the Future [Refs]

[1992]:  Metaphor and the Language of Futures [Refs]

[1992]:  Future Coping Strategies: Beyond the constraints of proprietary metaphors [Refs]

[1991]:  Participative Democracy vs. Participative Drama: lessons on social transformation for international organizations from Gorbachev [Refs]

[1991]:  Metaphors as Transdisciplinary Vehicles of the Future [Refs]

[1991]:  Comprehensible Policy-making: Guiding Metaphors and Configuring Choices (Part II) [Refs]

[1987]:  Governance Through Metaphor [Refs]

[s.d.]:  Metaphor as a Language for Global Governance [Refs]

[s.d.]:  Les Metaphores comme Vehicules Transdisciplinaires de lAvenir [Refs]

[s.d.]:  La Métaphore: une ressource mal-explorée pour léco-développement durable [Refs]