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 spatial and orientational use of hand movements , as well as facial expressions and body movement , make up the grammar and lexicon of sign languages .
Even though these verbal constructions have abstract referents , they nonetheless evoke images of location and movement . The construction think up elicits ...
Shortly after World War II , a new artistic movement , called pop art ( short for populist art ) , for instance , was in fact inspired by the mass ...
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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