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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This is the sign's referent , namely , a category of color that is distinct from other categories that are labeled yellow , red , green , etc.
categories one has acquired in a cultural context in no way preclude the ability to perceive the color categories of other cultures .
She also found that they learned new colors more easily when the color names were paired ... of color , but they did not affect its perception in any way .
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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