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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The [ B ] part is known technically as the referent . There are two kinds of referents that signs capture , concrete and abstract : ( 1 ) a concrete ...
The varying heights of hills and mountains , and the depths of valleys , are portrayed instead with the technique known as relief .
In addition , Aristotle invented the field known as formal logic , pioneered zoology , and addressed virtually every major philosophical problem known ...
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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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