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What is an attraction schema?



An attraction schema is a force schema in which an object exerts a force on another object, either physically or metaphorically, to pull it toward itself.

Examples (English)
  • Magnetism
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Gravity
  • Romance
  • Desire
  An attraction schema is a kind of

Johnson 1987 47–48

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