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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reflect the same narrative structure : i.e. the same kinds of thematic units , plot lines , character types , etc. The study of this structure in ancient ...
In dimensionality terms , the narrative is perceived as a text at a firstness level , i.e. as something constructed to convey meaning .
argued , similarly , that narrative thinking underlies how we come to understand ourselves and the social world in which we live . Narratives give pattern ...
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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