Vyvyan Evans


Professor of Linguistics
School of Linguistics & English Language Bangor University, UK
Bangor University, UK
E-mail: v.evans@bangor.ac.uk
Page: http://www.vyvevans.net

Fields of interest:

Cognitive linguistics


Recent publications:

Evans, V.:
Figurative language understanding in LCCM Theory’. 2010.
Cognitive Linguistics 21-4: 601-662.

Evans, V.:
‘From the spatial to the non-spatial: The ‘state’ lexical concepts of in, on and at.  2010.
In V. Evans & P. Chilton (eds.).  Language, Cognition & Space.  Published by Equinox. 

Evans, V.:
Semantic representation in LCCM Theory’.2009.
In New Directions in Cognitive Linguistics, edited by V. Evans and S. Pourcel.  Published by John Benjamins.

Evans, V.:
How Words Mean:
Lexical concepts, cognitive models and meaning construction, 2009, Oxford University Press.

Evans, V.:
‘Towards a Cognitive Compositional Semantics: An Overview of LCCM Theory’. 2007. 
In Further Insights into Semantics and Lexicography, edited by Ulf Magnusson, Henryk Kardela and Adam Glaz.  pp. 11-42.  Lublin, Poland: Wydawnictwo UMCS.

Evans, V.:
The Structure of Time:
Language, meaning and temporal cognition.2004, John Benjamins.

Evans, V. and Tyler, A.:
The Semantics of English Prepositions: Spatial Scenes, Embodied Meaning, and Cognition.
2003. Cambridge University Press.

Green, M. and Evans, V.:
Cognitive Linguistics: An Introduction. 2006. 
Lawrence Erlbaum (Taylor & Francis), Edinburgh University Press.

Evans, V.:
A Glossary of Cognitive Linguistics. 2007.  
University of Utah Press ( N. America ) and Edinburgh University Press (rest of world).

Lexical Concepts, Cognitive Models and Meaning-Construction.  2006.  Cognitive Linguistics 17/4, 491-534