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 resulting two - dimensional map represents the world's surface as a rectangle with parallel lines of latitude and parallel lines of longitude ( which ...
But this method was extremely imprecise and thus came eventually to be supplanted by the use of contour lines . The shapes of these lines provide accurate ...
Value refers to the darkness or lightness of a line or shape . ... Lines and shapes can also be combined to create an illusion of depth .
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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