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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7 SPACE Buildings speak the language of the commercial sign system of the surrounding city . Jameson ( 1991 : 39 ) 7.0 PRELIMINARY REMARKS T The fact that ...
7.7 ARCHITECTURAL CODES Building styles and practices are inevitably ... The codes that relate to buildings and their designs are called architectural .
Often referred to with the term modernism , its approach can be seen in the chaste elegance and subtle proportions of the Seagram Building ( 1958 ) in New ...
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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