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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Auditory - vocal This feature refers to the fact that language involves mainly auditory and vocal processes , as opposed to visual , tactile , or other ...
Innate Modeling Capacities : This refers to the fact that all organisms possess species - specific inner modeling capacities that allow them to respond in ...
The term mythologizing effect refers to the fact that television personages are perceived as mythic figures , looming larger than life .
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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