#87 direct physical experience   6 years ago (owner) Document
"what we call "direct physical experience" is never merely a matter of having a body of a certain sort; rather, every experience takes place within a vast background of cultural presuppositions." (#60 1067)
"It can be misleading, therefore, to speak of direct physical experience as though there were some core of immediate experience which we then "interpret" in terms of our conceptual system." (#60 1068)
 
  • → #88 all experience is cultural through and through   6 years ago (owner) Document
  • → + #90 we typically conceptualize the nonphysical in terms of the physical   6 years ago (owner) Document
  • → #91 "Metaphors based on simple physical concepts—up-down, in-out, object, substance, etc....   6 years ago (owner) Document
  • → + #98 prototypical direct manipulations   integrity     6 years ago (owner) Document
  • + #85 spatial concepts   6 years ago (owner) Document
  • → + #74 ontological metaphors   6 years ago (owner) Document
  • → + #68 orientational metaphors   6 years ago (owner) Document
  • → #89 Experience with physical objects provides the basis for metonymy   6 years ago (owner) Document