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What is a blockage schema?

 

Definition
 

A blockage schema is a force schema in which a force is physically or metaphorically stopped or redirected by an obstacle.

Example (English)
 
  • A crawling baby encountering a wall is stopped or redirected by the wall.
  • Generic
      A blockage schema is a kind of
     
    Source
     

    Johnson 1987 45


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