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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The play has no plot , no passion ; the actions portrayed are inane ; and the language used is incongruous . Absurdist drama wanted to eliminate much of the ...
Ever since , fictional narration has been a yardstick for probing human actions and human character . This is probably because its structure ( plot ...
... a character's feelings , thoughts , and actions , often following an associative rather than a logical sequence , without commentary by the author .
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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