@misc{cogprints4005, editor = {Prof. B. Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk and Prof. K. Turewicz}, title = {COGNITIVE LINGUISTICS AS A METHODOLOGICAL PARADIGM}, author = {Prof. A.V. Kravchenko}, publisher = {Frankfurt/Main: Peter Lang}, year = {2002}, pages = {41--55}, journal = {Cognitive Linguistics Today}, keywords = {Cognition, language, computational metaphor, grammar and cognitive processing, semantics, pragmatics}, url = {http://cogprints.org/4005/}, abstract = {A general direction in which cognitive linguistics is heading at the turn of the century is outlined and a revised understanding of cognitive linguistics as a methodological paradigm is suggest. The goal of cognitive linguistics is defined as understanding what language is and what language does to ensure the predominance of homo sapiens as a biological species. This makes cognitive linguistics a biologically oriented empirical science. } }