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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Signaling systems can also be created for conventional social purposes . The list of such systems is extensive , and includes railway signals , smoke ...
Indexicality Indexes are signs created to identify something or someone in terms of its existence or location in time or space , or else in relation to ...
Words create belief in religions , governments , and art forms ; they create ... stories , and plays that individuals throughout the world have created ...
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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