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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While we may not be able to communicate with other species in the same ... cat and a human enter into a rudimentary form of communication on a daily basis .
Hockett's typology has made possible a concrete comparison of animal and human communication systems on the basis of specific features .
Bird communication , for instance , is vocal ; bee - dancing is nonvocal . 3. Verbality : This refers to the fact that verbal communication is unique to the ...
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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