Research Page of Renate Bartsch


On this site I present my latest research 


in form of abstract-information on the book manuscript (pre-version)

Consciousness at the Cutting Edge between World and Brain


The final version has been published in April 2002 under the title: 

Consciousness Emerging: 

The Dynamics of Perception, Imagination, Action, Memory, Thought, and Language

as volume 39 in the series Advances in Consciousness Research by John Benjamins P.C., Amsterdam. Because of the copyright the pre-version has been taken from the net on October 9, 2001.



the paper

Generating Polysemy: Metaphor and Metonymy 3

This version includes a section about the metaphor-metonymy switch and will appear in a volume planned by Rene Dirven and Ralph Poerings (eds.) 2002, Metaphor and Metonymy in Comparison and Contrast (Cognitive Linguistics Research 20), Berlin and New York: Mouton de Gruyter. 







Renate Bartsch            
Department of Philosophy
Faculty of Humanities
University of Amsterdam
Nieuwe Doelenstraat 15
1012CP Amsterdam
The Netherlands                                                                June 06, 2002
research projects: consciousness - perception, imagination, action, thought, and language; concept formation; metaphor-metonymy