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James Geary, metaforicamente falando

TEDGlobal 2009 · 9:30 · Filmed Jul 2009
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O entusiasta de aforismos e escritor James Geary discorre sobre um instrumento fascinante da língua humana: a metáfora. Amiga de escribas desde Aristótles até Elvis, a metáfora pode subtilmente influenciar as decisões que tomamos, afirma Geary.

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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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