Analyzing Cultures: An Introduction and Handbook
Indiana University Press, 1999 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 413 pages
Designed for classroom use in a number of disciplines, this comprehensive introduction to cultural semiotics is also an easy-to-use reference for those who would like a better understanding of the topic. No other text provides this kind of practical framework for the classroom study of semiotics. Each of the 12 chapters is clearly written and self-contained.
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will simply not understand the Western world . The stories of Adam and Eve , of the Tower of Babel , of Paradise lost and regained , of the Flood and Noah's ...
Outside the Western world , however , clothing styles continue to be anchored in religious and / or tribal traditions . Where non - Western cultures have ...
Whereas Western mapmaking is based on the principles of Cartesian geometry , which segments the map space into determinable points and calculable distances ...
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This book is an excellent introduction to the principles of semiotics. The writing style is accessible, making it perfect for undergraduates as well as interested lay readers, but also interesting ... Read full review
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Intelligent Organizations: Powerful Models for Systemic Management
Limited preview - 2008