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2013 | XV/2 | 19-29
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EVOLUTIONARY CHANGE IS A JOURNEY: From Darwin to Dawkins

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EVOLUTIONARY CHANGE IS A JOURNEY: From Darwin to Dawkins
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The objective of this paper is to investigate the role of the metaphor EVOLUTIONARY CHANGE IS A JOURNEY in the text of its original appearance (Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species) and its later developments (texts by Richard Dawkins). An analysis of selected examples allows a conclusion that EVOLUTIONARY CHANGE IS A JOURNEY is a theoryconstitutive metaphor for evolutionism. The paper also proposes an extended understanding of the whole concept of theory-constitutive metaphor.
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2013
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1509-1619
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bwmeta1.element.desklight-2c6600ea-148e-42e0-9be7-f228a3decad2
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