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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... extended uses according to context ; and ( 3 ) an annotative ( thirdness ) axis that entails the individual's own understanding of the sign's meanings .
Hence , surnames were given to individuals ( literally " names on top of a name ... These were either indexical , in that they identified the individual in ...
... private spatial codes are those that relate to places that individuals have appropriated or designated as their own ; and sacred spatial codes relate to ...
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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