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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Some gestures can have quite specific meanings , such as those for saying good ... Although there are cross - cultural similarities in gesture , substantial ...
The version of gesture theory that has become a point of departure for all ... and the gestures that they must have used simultaneously , led to the ...
suggests rather strongly that gesture contains all the structural features that are needed to make verbal messages . Gesticulants The findings of 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
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