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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Figure 3.1 Types of Representamina Qualisigns Sinsigns Legisigns refer to qualities of objects indicate objects in time - space refer to objects by ...
9.1 OBJECTIFICATION The objects that are made and used in a culture are hardly randomly produced " things . " They cohere into a system of signification ...
Some artists duplicated beer bottles , soup cans , comic strips , road signs , and similar objects in paintings , collages , and sculptures ; others simply ...
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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