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EMOTIVE SEMANTICS IN THE ASPECT OF COGNITIVE MODELING

EMOTIVE SEMANTICS IN THE ASPECT OF COGNITIVE MODELING


Author:  L.G. Babenko

Affiliation:  Ural Federal University named after the first President of Russia B.N. Yeltsin

Abstract
The report draws certain conclusions based on a great lexical material about tendencies in expressing knowledge about cognitive structures of different types. Among them there are two basic cognitive models: the main basic cognitive structure (model) appealed for reflection of emotions in all their variety, where knowledge about them is coded in the word on the level of categorical cognitive criterion; and minor (secondary) cognitive structure with included emotive characteristics, the main idea of which is not reflection of emotions “in their pure form” but expressing knowledge about regular models of mental emotive space confluence with other categorical fields.

Keywords:  cognitive modeling, emotive semantics

Pages:  112-115

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