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Over the course of three and a half years, many people contributed to the Mapping Metaphor project, and their names can be found below:

Project Team

Principal Investigator: Dr Wendy Anderson
Co-Investigators: Dr Marc Alexander, Professor Carole Hough, Professor Christian Kay
Research Associate: Dr Ellen Bramwell
Website and Visualisation Developer: Brian Aitken
Project Technician: Flora Edmonds
PhD Student and Project Assistant: Rachael Hamilton
Project Assistants: Dr Fraser Dallachy, Iain Edmonds, Dr Johanna Green, George Hardwick, Daria Izdebska, Ross McLachlan, Cerwyss O'Hare, Dr Judith Paterson, Beth Ralston, Heather Valentine

We would also like to thank our research placement students, Sarah Muller and Robin Sapkota, who joined us in June 2015 and the student volunteers who helped us in spring 2013: Reema Bennekaa, Naomi Berry, Hannah Edgar, George Hardwick, Beth Ralston, Heather Valentine

Mapping Metaphor with the Historical Thesaurus was supported by our network of distinguished scholars, whose role was to provide advice on our research:

Dr Kathryn Allan (University College London)
Jean Anderson (University of Glasgow)
Dr Kenneth Austin (University of Bristol)
Dr Carole Biggam (University of Glasgow)
Professor John Corbett (University of Macau)
Dr Philip Durkin (University of Oxford, Oxford English Dictionary)
Professor Antonette Healey (University of Toronto)
Professor Jim McGonigal (University of Glasgow)
Professor Andrew Prescott (King’s College London)
Professor Jane Roberts (University of London)
Professor Jeremy Smith (University of Glasgow)
Professor Irma Taavitsainen (University of Helsinki)
Dr Alison Wiggins (University of Glasgow)
Irené Wotherspoon (University of Glasgow)