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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But the task he laid out , of discovering the properties of the sign , remained virtually unnoticed until the Swiss linguist Ferdinand de Saussure ...
These techniques were synthesized , systematized , and elaborated by the American linguist Leonard Bloomfield in his 1933 book titled Language , which ...
Shortly thereafter , linguists started to apply the same comparison techniques to other language families . The motivating idea behind such efforts was that ...
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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