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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By the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries philosophers like Thomas Hobbes ... The eccentric Italian philosopher Giambattista Vico ( 1688–1744 ) was among ...
lish philosopher Locke argued , in fact , that words refer to sensible properties , with meaning being the internal operation of consciously recognizing ...
DERRIDA , JACQUES ( 1930- ) French philosopher whose work originated a method of analysis - known as deconstruction — that has been applied to literature ...
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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