By Barie Fez-Barringten
The authors writings are according to his lecture sequence offered in 1968 at Yale college known as structure: The Making of Metaphors which was once then released partially in major Currents in sleek concept, then in lots of different journals together with learn into the works of Paul Weiss, Andrew Ortony, David Zarefsky and W. J. J. Gordon.
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For example, hotel front and back-of-the-house operations; hospital surgical from outpatient and both from administration and offices are obvious sets and subsets. Sixth: co-mingling of vocabulary between technical and conceptual. Stratification and leveling involves a situation in which either the conceptual or the technical characteristics simultaneously exist on separate levels. Diagonal association may occur between conceptual and technical on different levels as a technical on one level finding commonality with conceptual on another level.
Since everyone participated in their design and construction, its metaphors were both implicit and explicit. Metaphorically, this was the handtechnology era depending on what man could etch out of nature’s rock, soils and trees (Ching, F. 2006). The scale of habitable metaphors is the intrinsic relation between the human figure and its surroundings as measured, proportioned and sensed. It is dramatically represented by Da Vinci's Vitruvian man who is based An Architectural History of Metaphors 39 on the correlations of ideal human proportions with geometry described by the ancient Roman architect Vitruvius (Lakoff, G.
12] In conduits of city-wide metaphors, geometry and location of urban blocks masses that reflect one another is a scheme to sharply define the volume and mass of the city block and the experience of city streets. ( Vincent Scully; early lectures at Yale) In New York City, the grid and this insistence on buildings reflecting the geometry of the grid is a  conduit metaphor of city-wide proportions. In New York the streets are defined by the 90 degree corners, planes and tightness of the cubes and rectangles to the city plan.
Architecture: The Making of Metaphors by Barie Fez-Barringten