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The article deals with such key definitions as anthropocentrism, discourse and media discourse. The article is also devoted to the research of such phenomena as concept and cognitive map and their distinction. The author also examines the influence of English media discourse on forming the cognitive map of a person.

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N. V. Denisov

Samara National Research University

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ORCID iD: 0000-0002-1825-0097
Russian Federation


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