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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At a biological level , clothes have a very important function indeed - they enhance our survivability considerably . They are , at this denotative level ...
Some perform a motor function , controlling the movement of muscles , while others perform a sensory function , sending signals to the brain .
Jakobson's emotive and conative functions are particularly dominant in shaping teenage talk ( Danesi 1994 ) . The emotive function shows up , for example ...
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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