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James Geary, parler en métaphores

TEDGlobal 2009 · 9:30 · Filmed Jul 2009
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James Geary, auteur et fervent amateur d'aphorismes, parle avec passion d'un outil fascinant du langage humain : la métaphore. Amie des scribes d'Aristote à Elvis, la métaphore peut, d'après Geary, influencer subtilement nos décisions.

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Lost jobs, wayward lovers, wars and famine — come to think of it, just about any of life's curveballs — there's an aphorism for it, and James Geary's got it. Full bio

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